Ancient Coinage of Caria, Myndos

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BMC 5Myndos, Caria. ~2nd-1st Century BC. AR Drachm. Laureate head of Zeus right / Headdress of Isis; thunderbolt below, magistrate ΘEOΔOTOC. TextImage
BMC 25Myndos, Caria, AE18, 200-50 BC. Laureate head of Apollo right. / MYNΔ EΡMI above and beneath owl standing right on olive branch, head facing. BMC 25.TextImage
BMC 33Myndos, Caria, after 200 BC. AE11 mm, 1.28 gr. Head of Apollo or Hekate right / MYN-ΔAIΩN to right and left of portable fire altar with conical top, two handles and three feet. SNG Cop 444; BMC 34-35; Weber 6544. (BMC describes the head as Apollo; SNG Cop and Weber as the head of Hekate with a crescent on her head.)TextImage
Dewing 2371Myndos, Caria. ~2nd-1st Century BC. AR Drachm. Laureate head of Zeus right / MYNΔIΩN KAΛΛIΣTΡATOΣ, headdress of Isis; thunderbolt below. TextImage
Sear SG 4917 TypeMyndos, Caria, AR hemidrachm. 2-1st c. BC. Magistrate Philos. 2.37 g. Head of Dionysos right, wreathed with ivy. / MYNΔIΩN ΦIΛΩN, thunderbolt, rose at lower right. SNG Keckman 241-243.. (BMC 9=Sear SG 4917 var = IEΡOKΛHΣ). TextImage
SNG Cop 440Caria, Myndos, AR hemidrachm. Magistrate Alexandros. Head of Artemis right, quiver at neck / MYNΔIΩN AΛEXAN, Thunderbolt.TextImage
SNG Cop 1022Caria, Myndos, AE 10. Laureate head of Poseidon right / MY above (partly off flan), dolphin right, trident below. SNG Cop 1022; SNG Muenchen 335; SNG von Aulock 2114.TextImage
SNG Hel 236Myndos, Caria. 2nd-1st Centuries BC. AR Drachm (4.16 gm). Laureate head of Zeus right / Headress of Isis; magistrate [?]ΩCTΠATOC. Cf. SNG Helsinki 236-240 (diff. magistrates). TextImage
SNG Hel 237Myndos, Caria. Circa 2nd-1st Century BC. AR Drachm. Laureate head of Zeus right / MYNΔAIΩN ΘEOΔΩΡOΣ, headdress of Isis; thunderbolt below. TextImage
SNG Hel 239Myndos. Circa 2nd-1st Century BC. AR Drachm. Laureate head of Zeus right / Headdress of Isis; thunderbolt below, magistrate MENEΔHMOΣ. TextImage
SNG Hel 242Caria, Myndos Circa 2nd-1st Century BC. Silver hemidrachm (2.34 gm). Wreathed head of Dionysos right / MYNΔAIΩ[N] MHNOΦIΛON above and beneath winged thunderbolt; SNG Helsinki 242 (Magistrate Filon)Text
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SNG vA 2114Myndos, Caria, 4th c. BC. AE12 mm, 1.34 gr. Laureate head of Poseidon right / MY above dolphin right, trident below. SNG Turkey I, 847-848 SNG Tuebingen 3435; SNG von Aulock 2114.TextImage
Svoronos 224Myndos, Caria, AE19, 200-50 BC. 5.2 g. Laureate head of Apollo right. / MYNΔI MEΛA above and beneath owl standing right on olive branch, head facing. Svoronos 224 in JIAN 1904 otherwise unpublished with MYNΔI.TextImage
FAUSTINA I
BMC 47Faustina I, AE27 of Myndos, Caria. 8.11 g. ΦAYCTEINA ΘEA CEBACTH, draped bust right. / MYNΔIΩN, large square decorated altar surmounted by smaller decorated altar with semicircular cover; between two olive branches or trees. BMC 47.TextImage
COMMODUS
ANS 100-46728Commodus, AE27 of Myndos, Caria. AD 191-192. 9.55 g. AYT K ΛOY AIΛIOC KOMΔOC (sic), laureate head right. / MYNΔIΩN, Apollo standing right on low base, holding two filleted laurel-branches. Unpublished. ANS 1944.100.46728 (under Myus, Ionia).TextImage
SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS
BMC 48-49Septimius Severus and Julia Domna, AE33 of Myndos, Caria. AD 193-211. Magistrate Diophantos. AY Λ OY CEOYHΡOC KAI IOYΛIA ΔOMNA C or similar, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus right, facing draped bust of Julia Domna left. / AΡX ΔIΩNOCTOY ΔIOΦANTOY MYNΔIΩN, Artemis standing right, holding two branches, facing Apollo, standing left, holding plectrum and lyre, serpent-entwined tripod altar between them. BMC 48-49; SNG Cop 450; Mionnet III, 338; Hunter 4.TextImage
JULIA MAESA
Righetti Coll. 445Julia Maesa AE25 of Myndos, Caria. AD 218-222. 5.86 g. Magistrate Phil. Tychikos. IOYΛI MAICA CE, draped bust right. / EΠ CTΡ ΦIΛ TYXIKOY B MY-NΔI-ΩN, Tyche, kalathos on head, standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Righetti Coll. sale, Part III, 445, otherwise unpublished.TextImage
Entry for Caria, Myndos on the Digital Historia Numorum
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