Ancient Coinage of Bithynia, Kings, Prusias II


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Prusias II Cynegos, King of Bithynia ca 182-149 BC.Note: indeterminate types of Prusias I and II are listed under Prusias I.

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RecGen 10a10Prusias II Cynegos. 182-149 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Diademed and winged head right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, Zeus standing left, holding wreath and sceptre, eagle standing left on thunderbolt above ΦM monogram in inner left field. RecGen 10a.10.TextImage
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RecGen 10a2Prusias II. 183-149 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Diademed head right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, Zeus standing left, holding wreath and sceptre, eagle standing left on thunderbolt above ME monogram in inner left field.TextImage
RecGen 10b7Prusias II, King of Bithynia AR Tetradrachm. 182-149 BC. Diademed and winged head right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, Zeus standing left, holding wreath in right hand, lotos-tipped sceptre in left; to inner left, monogram above and below eagle standing left on thunderbolt. TextImage
RecGen 20Prusias II, King of Bithynia. 182-149 BC. AE 38mm. Head of Hermes right, in a petasos / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, terminal figure of Hermes facing, head turned slightly right, holding caduceus in left arm, right hand raised to petasos; MHP monogram to right. TextImage
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RecGen 24Prusias II, King of Bithynia AE13. Head of Hermes right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, kerykeion. TextImage
RecGen 25
no monogram
Prusias II, King of Bithynia. 182-149 BC. AE 17mm. Head of Prusias right, in a winged diadem / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, Herakles standing left, holding club in right hand, lion's skin in left. No monogram. RecGen 26; SNG Cop 631, BMC 6-7.TextImage
RecGen 25
monogram 5
Kings of Bithynia, Prusias II. c238-149 BC. AE 16mm. Head of Perseus or Prusias, in winged diadem / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, Herakles standing left, holding club and lionskin; MHT monogram to right. RecGen 25, monogram 5. TextImage
RecGen 25
monogram 6
Kings of Bithynia, Prusias II. ca 238-149 BC. AE16mm. Head of Prusias right, in winged diadem / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY to right and left of Herakles standing left, with club and lionskin; MY monogram to right. RecGen 25, monogram 6.TextImage
RecGen 25
monogram 11
Bithynian Kingdom, Prusias II AE18. 183-149 BC. Diademed, winged head of Perseus (?) right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, Herakles standing left, holding club and lionskin, ΔH monogram to right. SNG Cop 632. TextImage
RecGen 25
monogram 13
Kings of Bithynia, Prusias II. c238-149 BC. AE 16mm. Head of Perseus or Prusias, in winged diadem / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, Herakles standing left, holding club and lionskin; ΛΦ monogram to right. RecGen 25, monogram 13. TextImage
RecGen 26
monogram 3
Kings of Bithynia. Prusias II. 182-149 BC. 22mm. Head of Dionysos right, wreathed with ivy / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY to left and right of centaur Charon wearing a cloak, and playing a lyre, advancing right. MT monogram in right field. Rec Gen 26, monogram 3; Sear Greek 7266.TextImage
RecGen 26
Sear 7266
Kingdom of Bithynia, Prusius II, AE 20. 183-149 BC. Head of Dionysos right wreathed with ivy / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, centaur Charon wearing a cloak, and playing a lyre, advancing right. Rec Gen 26, SNG Cop 635; BMC 14. TextImage
RecGen 26
monogram 2
Prusias II, King of Bithynia AE 20. Wreathed head of Dionysos right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, Centaur walking right, playing a lyre; ΠY monogram right. RecGen 26, monogram 2. BMC 10. TextImage
RecGen 26
monogram 3
Prusias II, King of Bithynia AE 20. Wreathed head of Dionysos right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, Centaur walking right, playing a lyre; HY monogram right. SNG Cop 635, Aulock 255. TextImage
RecGen 26
monogram 5
Prusias II, King of Bithynia AE 20mm. 238-149 BC. Ivy-wreathed head of young Dionysos right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, the centaur Chiron advancing right, playing lyre; MTE monogram below front leg. RecGen 26, monogram 5. SNG Cop 639. TextImage
RecGen 26
monogram 8
Prusias II, King of Bithynia. 182-149 BC. AE 21mm. Wreathed head of Dionysos right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, Centaur walking right, playing a lyre; ΩYHΠ monogram right. RecGen 26, monogram 8; BMC 14. TextImage
RecGen 28Bithynia, kings of, Prusias II. 182-149 BC. AE 27mm. Head of Athena left, in crested Corinthian helmet / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY left, Nike walking right, carrying trophy over left shoulder. SNG Cop 642, SNGvA 6884. TextImage
RecGen 29Prusias II, King of Bithynia. 182-149 BC. AE 30mm. Head of Athena right, in crested Attic helmet / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, Nike walking left, carrying wreath in right hand, stylis in left; pilei of the Dioskouroi before, two monograms before. TextImage
RecGen 31Prusias II, King of Bithynia AE16. Helmeted head of Athena right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡOYΣIOY, trophy of arms. TextImage

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