Ancient Coinage of Caria, Iasos

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CITY AND SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
BMC 10Iasos, Caria. 250-190 BC. AE16. Head of Apollo right, hair bound in a taenia / IA, the youth Hermias swimming right, arm draped over a dolphin, all within wreath. cf Sear 4896; BMC 10.TextImage
BMC 12Caria, Iasos. Circa 3rd Century BC. AE 12mm. Laureate head of Apollo right / IAΣEΩN in two lines within ivy wreath. BMC 12. TextImage
Mionnet 336vIasos, Caria. AE 17, 4.21g. Laureate head of Apollo right / IAΣEΩN above the youth Hermias swimming right, arm draped over a dolphin, quiver with strap below (no magistrate's name). cf Sear 4896 (with magistrate's name); Imhoof Kl. M, 2 var (ditto); cf. Mionnet Supp. 6, 336 (no quiver).TextImage
Sear #4896Iasos, Caria AE14. Mid 3rd century BC. Laureate head of Apollo right / IA, The youth Hermias swimming right, arm draped over a dolphin. TextImage
Sear #4898Iasos, Caria, AR Hemidrachm. 250-190 BC. Laureate head of Apollo right / IAΣEΩN beneath youth Hermias swimming right, his left arm over back of dolphin beside him. BMC 5. TextImage
AUGUSTUS
RPC 2796Augustus, AE16 of Iasos, Caria. 3.48 gr. Laureate head right / Draped bust of Artemis right, bow and arrow over shoulder. RPC 2796; SNG Cop 418.TextImage
MARCUS AURELIUS
Mionnet 346Marcus Aurelius, AE of Iasos, Caria. 19.18 g. AV K M ANTΩNINOC, laureate, cuirassed bust right / IACEΩN, Cult image of Zeus facing, wearing pallium. Mionnet Supp. 6, 346.TextImage
COMMODUS
CNG 282, 170Commodus, AE33 of Iasos, Caria. 19.77 g. AD 177-192. AYT KAI M A KOMMOΔOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / IACEΩN, Dionysos in long robe, standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot left. Apparently unpublished. CNG 282, 170.TextImage

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