Ancient Coinage of Bithynia, Kings, Prusias I


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Prusias I Chlorus, King of Bithynia 238-183 BC.

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RecGen 9a2Kingdom of Bithynia, Prusias I AR Tetradrachm. 238-183 BC. Diademed head right / BASILEWS PROUSIOU, Zeus standing left, holding wreath in right hand, lotus tipped sceptre in left; thunderbolt above XMK monogram to inner left. SNG Cop 622. TextImage
RecGen 9b1Kingdom of Bithynia, Prusias I AR Tetradrachm. 238-183 BC. Diademed head right / BASILEWS PROUSIOU, Zeus standing left, holding wreath in right hand, lotus tipped sceptre in left; thunderbolt above ME above ANS monogram to inner left. BMC 2, SNGCop 623. TextImage
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RecGen 12Bithynian Kingdom, Prusias I AE 23mm. Diademed head of Zeus right / BASILEWS PROUSIOU, thunderbolt within wreath; K monogram left. SNGvA 245. TextImage
RecGen 16
type 4
Kingdom of Bithynia, Prusias I Chlorus AE 27mm. Laureate head of Apollo left / BASILEWS PROUSIOU, Athena-Nike standing left, winged & wearing a Corinthian helmet, crowning the king's name with a wreath, resting hand on shield decorated with a Gorgoneion to right, >VA monogram at inner left. SNGCop 627 corr. TextImage
RecGen 16
type 9
Kingdom of Bithynia, Prusias I Chlorus AE 27mm. Laureate head of Apollo left / BASILEWS PROUSIOU, Athena-Nike standing left, winged & wearing a Corinthian helmet, crowning the king's name with a wreath, and resting hand on shield decorated with a Gorgoneion to right, HG monogram at inner left. SNGCop 625. TextImage
RecGen 16
type 13
Prusias I, King of Bithynia, 229-183 BC. AE-27 mm, 9.82 gr. Laureate head of Apollo left, three countermarks: head of Artemis right, tripod and lyre / BASILEWS PROUSIOU, Winged Athena-Nike standing left, crowning the King's name, holding shield with left hand. RecGen 16, type 13 (same countermarks).TextImage
RecGen 17Kingdom of Bithynia, Prusias I AE19. Laureate head of Apollo right / BASILEWS PROUSIOU, bow & quiver. BMC 209, 9. TextImage
RecGen 18Kingdom of Bithynia, Prusias I AE19. Laureate head of Apollo right / BASILEWS PROUSIOU, four-stringed lyre. BMC 209, 8. TextImage
RecGen 281Kingdom of Bithynia, Prusias I & II. 238-149 BC. AE 27mm. Helmeted head of Athena left / BASILEWS PROUSIOU, Nike advancing right, holding trophy on shoulder. TextImage
RecGen 282Bithynia, Kings of. Prusias I or II. ca 238-149 BC. AE 28mm. Helmeted head of Athena left / BASILEWS PROUSIOU, Nike advancing right, holding trophy; MH monogram in inner right field. SNG Cop 642. TextImage

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