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Ancient Coinage of Caria, Trapezopolis


Probably situated to the south-east of Attuda, Trapezopolis shared a common goddess, Adrastos, with Attuda. Coin striking ended with Julia Domna.

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BMC 3 varTrapezopolis, Caria, AE20, pseudo-autonomous issue, ca. 100-200 AD. 4.1g. BOULH TRAPEZOPOLITWN, veiled and draped bust of Boule right / DIA POLI ADRACTOY, Cybele standing facing, hands outwards over two lions seated at her sides. BMC 3 var (rev. legend); SNG TŁbingen 3505 var (ditto).Text
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BMC 7Trapezopolis, Caria, AE 19.3mm, imperial times. TRAPEZOPOLEITWN, head of MÍn right, wearing Phrygian cap / DIA KLAUDIANOU, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. BMC 7.TextImage
RPC 2850Trapezopolis, Caria, AE15, time of Augustus, 27 BC-14 AD. SEBASTOS, Capricorn with cornucopiae leaping left / APOL-LODOTOS LUKWTOS to left and right of quiver or bowcase. RPC 2850; BM 1988.1.22.3.TextImage
SNGvA 2736Trapezopolis, Caria, AE15, pseudo-autonomous issue, time of Antoninians. 138-161 AD. TRAPEZOPOLEITWN, helmeted head of Athena right / DIA POLI ADRACTOY, humped bull butting right. SNG von Aulock 2736; Lindgren III 445.TextImage
JULIA DOMNA
BMC 13Julia Domna, AE18 of Trapezopolis, Caria. Magistrates Kl. Adrastos and Zeuxitheos. IOYLIA DOMNA SEBAST, draped bust right / EPI ARC KL ADRACTOY KEZEYXIQEOY TRAPEZOPOLITWN, Kybele seated left, holding sceptre, lion seated left at foot. BMC 13.TextImage
SNG Cop 587Julia Domna, AE29 of Trapezopolis, Caria. IOULIA DOMNA SEBAST, draped bust right / EPI ARC T KL ADRASTOU KE ZEUXIQEOU TRAPEZOPOLITWN, Demeter standing left, holding corn-ears and torch. Imhoof KM 4; SNG Cop 587.TextImage

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