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Ancient Coinage of Baktria, Kings, Hermaios


Hermaios, King of Baktria ca 90-70 BC.

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BMC Kadphises
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Bactria, Hermaios AE Tetradrachm. Posthumous, struck by Kadphises I, 30-80 AD. BASILEWS STHROS EU ERMAIOU (often corrupted), diademed and draped bust of king Hermaeus right / Kujula Kasasa kushana yavugasa dhramathidasa, Herakles standing facing, holding lionskin in left hand and leaning on club with right.. TextImage
BMC 7Hermeus, king of Baktria. 90-70 BC. AR Tetradrachm, 25.61 mm, 8.36 gr. BASILEWS SWTHROS ERMAIOY, diademed, draped bust right / Karosthi legend, Zeus, radiate, seated left, holding sceptre in left hand and with right hand outstretched. RMD monogram in right field. BMC 7.TextImage
BMC 13Hermeus, King of Baktria. 90-70 BC. BASILEWS SWTHROS ERMAIOY, diademed, draped bust right / Karosthi legend, Zeus, radiate, seated left, holding sceptre in left hand and with right hand outstretched. Mo monogram in right field. BMC 13; Sear 7733ff.TextImage
Bop 1ABaktria, Hermaios & Kalliope AR Tetradrachm. ca 90-70 BC. Conjoined, diademed & draped busts right / King on prancing horse right; monogram below. SNG ANS 1317 var, MIG 407b. TextImage
Bop 2BBakria, Hermaios & Kalliope AR Drachm. ca 90-70 BC. BASILEWS SWTHROS ERMAIOU KAI KALLIOPHS, jugate busts right / king on horseback right. TextImage
Bop 9ABaktria, Hermaios Square AE 20x20mm Hemiobol or Quadruple Unit. ca 90-70 BC. Indian standard. BASILEWS SWTHROS EPMAIOY, head of Zeus-Mithras right, in Phrygian cap / Kerosthi legend Maharajasa tratarasa Heramayasa, horse prancing right, monogram below. SNG ANS 1347, MIG 416-7a. TextImage
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Bop 10FBaktria, Hermaios AR Tetradrachm. Early posthumous issue, ca 80-75 BC, near Kabul. Diademed and draped bust right / Zeus seated left, holding sceptre; monogram right. TextImage
Bop 12Baktria, Indo-Greek Kings. Hermaios. Circa 90-70 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Posthumous issue. Draped and diademed bust right / Radiate Zeus enthroned left, monogram before. TextImage
Bop_12BHermaios. Circa 90-70 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Posthumous issue. Draped & diademed bust right / Radiate Zeus enthroned left; monogram before. TextImage
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Bop 13AHermaios AR Drachm. Diademed draped bust right / Zeus enthroned left. TextImage
Bop 14Bactrian Kingdom, Hermaeus AR Tetradrachm. ca 55-25 BC. Diademed head right / Zeus enthroned left. TextImage
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Bop 16Baktria, Hermaios. ca 90-70 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Posthumous issue, struck circa 25-10 BC. Diademed & draped bust right / Zeus seated left, holding sceptre; monogram to left. TextImage
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Bop 17BBactria, Hermaeus AR Drachm. BASILEWS SWTHROS EPMAIOY, diademed, draped bust right / Zeus enthroned left. TextImage
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Bop 18Bactria, Hermaeus Billon Tetradrachm. Posthumous, ca 10-20 AD. Diademed head right / Zeus seated left. TextImage
Bop 20Bactria, Hermaios AE Tetradrachm. Posthumous, ca 20-40 AD. Diademed head right / Zeus seated left. TextImage
SNG ANS 1383Hermaeus AR Drachm 2.15 gr, 16.07 mm. 90-70 BC. BASILEWS SWSTHROS ERMAIOY, diademed head of king right / Karosthi legend around, Zeus, laureate, seated left on throne with back, his right hand outstretched and holding sceptre in left. RPL monogram in right field. BMC 6; SNG ANS 1383.TextImage
Sear #7733Bactrian Kingdom, Hermaeus AR Tetradrachm. 90-70 BC. BASILEWS SWTHROS EPMAIOY, diademed head right / Zeus enthroned left holding sceptre.
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Sear #7736Bactrian Kingdom, Hermaios, 40-1 BC, AR Tetradrachm. Postumus issue. BASILEWS SWTHROS ERMAIOU, diademed and draped bust right / Karosthi legend. Zeus enthroned left, hand extended, holding sceptre in left. MIG 418b, BMC 21.
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Sear #7737Baktria, Hermaios Billon Tetradrachm. ca 90-70 BC. BASILEWS SWTHROS ERMAIOU, diademed bust right / Zeus seated left, Karoshti inscription
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Sear 7738Hermaeus AE Tetradrachm, 9.04 grams, 23.83 mm. Baktria. 20-40 AD (Posthumous). BASILEWS SWTHPOS ERMAIOU, diademed bust of king right / Karosthi legend "Maharajasa tradatasa Heramayasa", Zeus, laureate, seated left on throne with back, his right hand outstretched and holding sceptre in left / P over X in square monogram to left; uncertain letter to right. BOP 20; BMC 26; Sear 7738.TextImage
Sear #7739Baktrian Kingdom, Hermaios & Kalliope, c 40-1 BC. Base AR Drachm. BASILEWS SWTHPOS ERMAIOU, conjoined busts right / king on horseback right. TextObvRev
Sear #7740Baktrian Kingdom, Hermaios, c. 40-1 BC, AR Drachm. BASILEWS SWTHROS ERMAIOU, draped bust right / Zeus enthroned left.
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Sear #7743Baktria, Hermaios Billon Drachm. ca 40-1 BC. BASILEWS SWTHROS ERMAIOU, diademed bust right / Zeus seated left. TextObvRev
Entry for Baktria, Kings, Hermaios on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Hermaius in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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