Ancient Coinage of Caria, Satraps, Maussollos


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Maussollos or Mausolus, Satrap of Caria 377-353 BC; famous for his tomb (which gave us the word "mausoleum"), one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world.

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BMC 43Maussollos, Dynast of Caria, AR Stater. MA above head and foreleg of roaring lion left / Stellate pattern. SNG Kayhan 870 corr, Traite II 88. TextImage
Gulbenkian 784Maussolos, Dynast of Caria, 377-353 BC. AR Tetradrachm. 14.65 g, 26mm. Halikarnssos mint. Head of Helios facing slightly right / MAYΣΣOΛΛOY, Zeus Labrandeus standing right, holding spear in left hand and a bipennis over shoulder. ΡA monogram under right elbow. Gulbenkian 784.TextImage
Pozzi 2624Maussolos, Satrap of Caria, AR Tetradrachm, 24mm 15.25g. ca 377-353 BC. Head of Apollo facing slightly right / MAYΣΣΩΛΛO, Zeus Labraundos standing right holding labrys and lotus-tipped sceptre, ME monogram in left field. Pozzi 2624 (this coin); Lockett 2382 (this coin).TextImage
SNG Cop 590Maussollos, dynast of Caria. 377-353 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Head of Apollo facing, slightly right / Zeus Labraundos standing right, holding labrys and lotus-tipped sceptre. TextImage
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SNG Hel 276cfMaussollos, dynast of Caria AR Tetradrachm. Head of Apollo facing slightly right / Zeus Labraundos standing right, holding labrys and lotus-tipped sceptre. TextImage
SNG vA 2358Maussollos, dynast of Caria. 377-353 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Head of Apollo facing, slightly right / MAYΣΣΩΛO, Zeus Labraundos standing right, holding labrys and lotus-tipped sceptre. TextImage
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SNG vA 2358vMaussollos, dynast of Caria. 377-353 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Laureate head of Apollo, facing slightly right / Zeus Labraundos standing right, holding labrys and lotus-tipped sceptre; A at feet right of sceptre. TextImage
SNG vA 2359Maussollos, dynast of Caria AR Tetradrachm. 377-353 BC. Three-quarter facing head of Apollo in laurel wreath, head turned slightly right / Zeus Labraundos standing right, holding labrys and lotus-tipped sceptre; O between foot and sceptre. SNG Copenhagen 590 var. TextImage
SNG vA 2360Maussollos, Dynast of Caria, AR Tetradrachm. Laureate head of Apollo facing slightly right / MAYΣΣΩΛOY, Zeus Labraundos standing right, holding spear in left hand and double-bladed axe over right shoulder, A at foot. Boston 1998. TextImage
SNG vA 2365Maussolos, AR drachm, 377-353 BC. 3.65 g. Laureate head of Apollo facing slightly right / MAYΣΣΩΛΛO, Zeus, laureate, walking right holding labrys and sceptre. Wreath in left field. SNG Cop 592; SNG von Aulock 2365; SNG Tuebingen 3330-3331.TextImage
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Traité II, 97Maussolos, Satrap of Caria. AR drachm, ca. 377-353 BC. Halikamassos mint. 13mm, 3.71 g. Laureate head of Apollo facing slightly right, drapery tied at neck / MAYΣΣOΛΛOY, Zeus Labraundos standing right, holding lotus-tipped sceptre, wreath in left field. Traité II 97; Pozzi 2629.TextImage
Sear 4954Maussollos, dynast of Caria AR Tetradrachm. 377-353 BC. Facing head of Apollo / Zeus-Labraundos standing right.
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Sear 4956Maussollos, dynast of Caria AR Drachm. 377-353 BC. Head of Apollo facing slightly right / Zeus standing right, holding labrys and spear. SNG Cop 591.TextObv*Rev

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