Ancient Coinage of Antioch Ad Maeandrum

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CITY AND SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
BMC 3Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria, AR drachm, 168-150 BC. Magistrate Mele.. 16.10mm, 3.89 g. Laureate head of Apollo right / ANTIOXE MEΛE above and beneath humped bull recumbent left on maeander pattern, all within laurel wreath. BMC 3; Jameson 2297; Pozzi 2564.TextImage
BMC 4Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria. AE15 civic issue, 168-100 BC. 2.78 g. Laureate head of Zeus right / ANTIOXEΩN above humped bull recumbent left on Maeander pattern. BMC 4; SNG Cop 29; Weber 6360; Boston II, 189A.TextImage
BMC 11Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria. AE18, semi-autonomous issue. AD 180-220. 4.31 g. BOYΛH, veiled and draped bust of Boule right / ANTIOXEΩN, Nike walking left, holding wreath and palm branch. BMC 11; Weber 6361; Mionnet III,67; SNG Cop 34.TextImage
BMC 23Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria, AE21, semi-autonomous issue. AD 238-268. IEΡA BOYΛH, draped bust of Boule right / ANTIOXEΩN, tetrastyle temple with Athena standing left within, holding spear and shield. BMC 23; SNG Cop 39.TextImage
BMC 24Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria, AE24, semi-autonomous issue, AD 238-268. IEΡA CYNKΛHTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / ANTIOXEΩN, tetrastyle temple, with Tyche standing left within, holding rudder and cornucopiae. BMC 24; Mionnet Supp VI, 86.TextImage
BMC 37Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria, AE20, semi-autonomous issue, AD 238-268. IEΡA BOYΛH, draped bust of Boule right / ANTIOXEΩN, tetrastyle temple, with Tyche standing left within, holding rudder and cornucopiae. BMC 37; Milne 1 in NC 1938.TextImage
Dieudonné 58Antioch, Caria, AE32, semi-autonomous issue, AD 200-276. 18.31 g. ANTIOXOC, diademed, draped bust of Antiochos right / ANTIOXEΩN, eagle standing front on garlanded altar, head right, wings spread. Dieudonné 58 in RN 1902; Imhoof KM 8 var (obv legend listed as ANTIOXIEΩN).TextImage
Hunter 1Antioch Ad Maeandrum, Caria. AE25, semi-autonomous. AD 238-268. 7.15 g. IEΡA BOYΛH, veiled and draped bust of Boule right, countermarks A and B on neck / ANTIOXEΩN, Hera standing left, holding patera and sceptre. Hunter 1; Weber 6364; Mionnet VI, 75.TextImage
Loebbecke ZfN 1885, 2Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria, AE14, civic issue. 3.10 g. ΔIONYΣIOΣ, Helmeted head of Athena right / ANTIOXEΩN, owl standing front on maeander pattern. Loebbecke ZfN 1885, 2.TextImage
Loebbecke ZfN 1885, 2Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria, AE15, civic issue. 3.85 g. ΔIONYΣIOΣ, Helmeted head of Athena right / ANTIOXEΩN, owl standing front on maeander pattern. Loebbecke ZfN 1885, 2.TextImage
Mionnet Supp VI, 60Antioch, Caria, AE semi-autonomous issue, ca. AD 100-140. 14.72 g. ZEYΣ KOΡBOYΛΩN, head of Zeus Boulaios left, hair bound in a taenia / ANTIOXEΩN, Zeus standing left, holding thunderbolt (?) and sceptre. Mionnet S6, 60.TextImage
Mionnet Supp VI 66Antioch, Caria, AE10, 0.90 gr. Head of Apollo left / ANTIO-XEΩN above and beneath eagle or dove standing right with wings slightly spread. (Monogram in right field?). Mionnet VI, 66.TextImage
Mueller 964Antioch ad Maeandrum, semi-autonomous issue, AE19, 4.30 gr. 30 BC-276 AD. Bearded head of Zeus or Serapis right, kalathos on head / ANTIOXEΩN, eagle standing facing, head left, wings spread. Paris 133; Mueller Coll. 964; SNG Cop 33 var (bust type); Waddington 2157 var (ditto). TextImage
Nomos 7, 170Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria. AE12 civic issue, 168-100 BC. 1.38 g. Laureate head of Zeus right / ANTIOXE-ΩN, forepart of humped bull recumbent left on Maeander pattern. Bunch of grapes in right field. Unpublished reverse. Nomos Obolos 7, 170.TextImage
Paris 136Antioch ad Maeandrum, semi-autonomous issue, ca. AD 238-248. ΔHMOC, bearded head of Demos right, hair bound in a taenia / ANTIOXEΩN, Dionysos, loins draped, standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot. Paris 136.TextImage
Paris 1966.453Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria, semi-autonomous issue, ca. AD 238-248. ΔHMOC, unbearded head of Demos right, hair bound in a taenia / ANTIOXEΩN, Dionysos, naked, standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot. Paris 1966.453.TextImage
Paris K3488Antioch, Caria, AE14. 2,02 g. Youthful male head right, hair bound in a taenia / ANTIOXE, double-bodied owl facing, horizontal grain ear below. Paris K3488; Leake Numis. Hell., p. 19, 3. Not in BMC, Mionnet, Six, Borrell, Weber etc.TextImage
Paris M4074Antioch ad Maeandros, Caria, semi-autonomous issue. AD 193-211. ΔHMOC, unbearded, laureate head of Demos right / ANTIOXEΩN MOΡCY-NOC, river-god Morsynos reclining left, holding reed and cornucopiae, resting arm on overturned urn from which waters flow. Paris M4074; Dieudonne 59 in RN 1902; Kurth Demos 712.TextImage
SNG Cop 35Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria, AE27, semi-autonomous issue, AD 138-192. BOYΛH, draped bust of Boule right / ANTIOXEΩN, cult image of Artemis Ephesia facing between two stags. SNG Cop. 35; Mionnet III, 69.TextImage
SNG Cop 41Antioch ad Meandrum, Caria. semi-autonomous issue, AD 238-268. IEΡA CYNKΛHTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / ANTIOXEΩN, Tyche standing left, polos on head, holding rudder and cornucopiae. SNG Cop 41; Mionnet Supp. VI 81.TextImage
SNG Cop 44Antioch ad Maenandrum, Caria AE 18mm. Semi-autonomous issue. AD 200-250. ΔHMOC, Diademed head of Demos right, slight drapery on left shoulder / ANTIOXEΩN, Dionysus, naked, standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos. SNG Cop 44; Bernhart 92; Waddington 2180; Kurth Demos 707.TextImage
SNG Cop 45Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria, AE23. Semi-autonomous issue. AD 200-250. ΔHMOC, bearded, bare head right / ANTIOXEΩN, Tyche standing left, polos on head, holding rudder and cornucopiae. SNG Cop. 45.TextImage
SNG vA 2419Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria, AE25, semi-autonomous issue, 100-120 AD. 10.5g.ΔHMOC ANTIOXEΩN, unbearded, youthful, bare head of Demos right / CΩZΩN, Sozon, youthful, standing left, clad in short tunic, right hand outstretched, holding branch in left hand, himation wrapped round left arm. Imhoof Monn. Gr. 8; SNG von Aulock 2419; Kurth, Demos 714; BMC 14 var (rev. legend break).TextImage
SNG vA 8055Antioch ad Maeandrum, AE18, semi-autonomous issue, AD 238-268. No legend, helmeted and draped bust of Athena right, aegis on chest / ANTIOXEΩN, eagle standing front on thunderbolt, head right, wings spread, wreath in beak. SNG von Aulock 8055; SNG Cop 32; Imhoof KM 13.TextImage
AUGUSTUS
RPC 2834Augustus AE13 of Antioch, Caria. CEBACTOC, bare head right / ΠAIΩNIOY CYNAΡCIA ANTIOXEΩN, Athena standing left, holding spear and shield. RPC 2834; BMC 28; SNG Munich 76.TextImage
TIBERIUS
RPC 2835Tiberius, AE of Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria. 2.92 g. TIBEΡIOC, bare head right / ANTIOXEΩN (retrograde), turreted head of Tyche right. RPC 2835; SNG Cop. 47.TextImage
CLAUDIUS
RPC 2836 (1)Claudius, AE21 of Antioch, Caria. AD 41-54. 5.70 g. TIBEΡIOΣ KΛAYΔIOΣ ΣEBAΣTOΣ, laureate head right / MYΩNOΣ ΣYNAΡXIA ANTIOXEΩN, Nike walking right, holding palm branch. RPC 2836; SNG France 144; SNG Fitzwilliam 4672; Berlin 7996; Vienna 18245.TextImage
RPC 2836 (2)Claudius, AE20 of Antioch, Caria. AD 41-54. 3.75 g. TIBEΡIOΣ KΛAYΔIOΣ ΣEBAΣTOΣ, laureate head right / MYΩNOΣ ΣYNAΡXIA ANTIOXEΩN, Nike walking right, holding palm branch. RPC 2836; SNG France 144; SNG Fitzwilliam 4672; Berlin 7996; Vienna 18245.TextImage
DOMITIAN
RPC 1218Domitian, AE23 of Antioch, Caria, AD 81-96, 6.88 g. ΔOMITIANOC KAICAΡ CEBACTOC ΓEΡMANIKOC, laureate head right / EΠIMEΛH TI KΛ AΓΛAOY ΦΡOYΓI ANTIOXE, Dionysos, loins draped, standing left, leaning on column, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot left. RPC II 1218; Paris 146; SNG Copenhagen 49; SNG von Aulock 2423.TextImage
RPC 1220Domitian, AE14 of Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria. 81-96 AD. 3.8g. ΔOMITIANOC KAICAΡ, laureate head right / EΠIMEΛH KΛ AΓΛAOY ΦΡOYΓI ANTIOXE-ΩN; Liknophoros standing right, holding basket or small temple on head. RPC 1220; BMC 31.TextImage
TRAJAN
BMC 32Trajan, AE32 of Antioch ad Meandrum, Caria. (from top right) AYT NEΡB TΡAIANOC KAI CE ΓEΡ ΔAK, laureate head right / (ANTIOX ZEY)C KAΠETΩΛIOC, Zeus seated left, holding Nike and sceptre. BMC 32.TextImage
RPC 2241
Imhoof FG 285
Trajan, AE30 of Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria. AD 98-117. 17.07 g. AYT NEΡ TΡAIANOC KAIC ΓEΡ ΔAKIK clockwise from top right, laureate head right / MAIANΔΡOC ANTIO-XEΩN, river-god Maeandros reclining left, holding reed and cornucopiae. RPC III 2241; Paris 149; Imhoof Flussgötter 285.TextImage
SNG Cop 50 varTrajan, AE 23 of Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria. 7.61 gr. (from top right) AYT NEΡ TAΡIA (sic) KAI CE ΓEΡ ΔAK, laureate head right / ΡΩMH ANTIOXEΩN, Roma seated left on cuirass, holding Nike. Legend error var of SNG Cop 50; Weber 6365.TextImage
ANTONINUS PIUS
SNG Cop 51Antoninus Pius, Antioch ad Meandrum, Caria, AE19. AY KAI AIΛ ANTΩNEIN, laureate head right / ANTIO-XEΩN, Nike advancing right holding wreath and palm. BMC 34; SNG Copenhagen 51; SNG Keckman 9.TextImage
COMMODUS
Imhoof KM 21Commodus, AE32, Homonoia coinage of Antioch and Aphrodisias, Caria. 161-180 AD. 16.2g. AYT KAI M AYΡ KOMMOΔOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ANTIOXEΩN KAI AΦΡOΔEICIEΩN, OMONOIA benow, Tyche of Antioch standing right, holding sceptre, clasping hands with Tyche of Aphrosidias standing left, holding sceptre. Imhoof KM 21.TextImage
Lanz 92-721Commodus AE37 of Caria, Antioch ad Maeandrum. AY KAI M AYΡ KOMMOΔOC, laureate, draped & cuirassed bust right / ANTIOXEΩN around a tetrastyle temple, with a statue of Fortuna within.TextImage
GETA
BMC 15 varGeta AE24 of Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria. AD 198-209. AYT K Π CEΠ ΓET, laureate head right / ANTIOXEΩN MAIANΔ-ΡOC above and beneath river-god Maeander reclining left, holding reed and cornucopiae. Unpublished for Geta. Obverse var of BMC 15-16; Weber 6363; SNG Tuebingen 3350 (Demos on obv.).TextImage
Naumann 41, 548Geta, AE18 of Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria. AD 209-211. 2.54 g. AYT K Π CE ΓETA, laureate head right / ANTIOXEΩN, Eagle standing half right, head and tail left, wings spread. Unpublished. Naumann 41, 548.TextImage
GORDIAN III
RAN 0613Gordian III, AE 22.5, 5.70 gr, of Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria. AYT K ΓOΡΔIANOC, laureate, draped bust right / ANTIOXEΩN, Dionysus, loins draped, standing left, holding kantharos and thrysos, panther at foot left. Apparently unpublished. R.A.N. June 2013.TextImage
SNG Cop 58Gordian III, AE31 of Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria. 9.94gr. 238-244 AD. AYT K M ANT ΓOΡΔIANOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ANTIOXEΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. SNG Cop 58.TextImage
HERENNIA ETRUSCILLA
Helios 759Herennia Etruscilla, AE of Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria. 8.91 g. EΡENIA AITΡYCKIΛΛA CEB, diademed, draped bust right on crescent / ANTIOXEΩN, Hygieia holding snake and egg, standing facing beside Asklepios, leaning on serpent-entwined staff. SNG von Aulock 2427var (reverse listed only for Gordian III); Helios 5, 759.TextImage
SNG Cop 62Herennia Etruscilla, AE28 of Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria. 249-251 AD. 11.02 gr. EΡENIA AITΡYCKIΛΛA CEB, draped bust right, wearing stephane / ANTIOXEΩN, Tyche standing left, polos on head, holding rudder and cornucopiae. SNG Cop 62; SNG Fitz. 4673.TextImage
GALLIENUS
SNG Cop 63Gallienus, AE34 of Antiochia ad Maeandrum, Caria. AY K Π ΓAΛΛIHNOC, Radiate, helmeted, and cuirassed bust left, holding spear and shield / ANTIOXEΩN, Jupiter seated left, holding Nike and sceptre. To left a prize urn containing a palm branch on an agonistic table with amphora below. SNG Copenhagen 63; SNG Hunter 5; BMC 58.TextImage
SNGvA 8059 Gallienus AE 32mm of Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria. Helmeted & cuirassed bust left, holding shield & spear / ANTIOXE-ΩN, six-arched bridge with guard rails across the Maeander River; triple-bayed triumphal arch at one end; figure of Maeander River reclining left above guard rail.TextImage
SNG vA 8059Gallienus, AE37 medallion of Antioch ad Maeandrum, Caria, ca. 260 AD. 21.17 gr. AV KA ΠO ΓAΛΛIHNOC, helmeted and cuirassed bust left, holding spear and shield / ANTIOXE-ΩN, six-arched bridge with guard rails across the Maeander River; triple-bayed triumphal arch at one end; river-god Maeandros reclining left above, holding cornucopiae. SNG von Aulock 8059 or 2430 (obv. legend).TextImage

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