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Ancient Coinage of Caria, Harpasa


Harpasa, a town and river in northern Caria

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CITY AND SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
BMC 5Harpasa, Caria, AE21, before 276 AD. DHMOC, unbearded, bare head right / ARPA-CHNWN, Athena, helmeted, advancing right, holding shield and striking downwards with spear. BMC 5.TextImage
BMC 6 varHarpasa, Caria. Pseudo-autonomous issue. 2nd C. AD. DHMOC, unbearded, laureate head right / ARPAC-HNWN, Dionysos, standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and bunch of grapes in left hand, resting left arm on column; panther at foot left. BMC 6 var (obv. type); Helios Numismatik Auction 5, lot 762, otherwise unpublished.TextImage
TRAJAN
BMC 11 varTrajan AE16 of Harpasa, Caria. AV KAI (NEP) TRAIANOC C, laureate head right / ARPACHNWN, Zeus seated left, holding Nike and sceptre. BMC 11 var (Caracalla); BMC 13 var (Gordian III); Blanchet RN 1893 var (Domitian). TextImage
See also: Entry for Harpasa on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Harpasa at AncientImports.com
Search for Harpasa in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum
Search for Harpasa in the ANS Database
Search for Harpasa at Incitatus Coins

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