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Ancient Coinage of Kelenderis, Cilicia



Celenderis or Kelenderis, in Cilicia Tracheia or Isauria, on the coast of Asia Minor, near present day Anamur in Turkey

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BMC 15Kelenderis, Cilicia. ca 5th Century BC. AR Obol. Helmeted head of Athena left / Forepart of Pegasos left in incuse square. TextImage
BMC 21Kelenderis, Cilicia. Circa 425-400 BC. AR Stater (10.74 gm). Naked rider right, holding whip / Goat kneeling right, head reverted. TextImage
BMC 37Kelenderis, Cilicia. AR Obol, 0.72g; 10mm, ca 350-333 BC. KE above, goat kneeling left, head turned right / horse prancing right. SNG von Aulock 5643; SNG Berry 1267; BMC 37.TextImage
McClean 9055Kelenderis, Cilicia, AR Stater of Persic standard, 18-21mm, 10.51 gr. Ephebus, unbearded, naked, holding whip, seated sideways on horse galloping right / KELEN, goat kneeling right on dotted exergual line, head turned left, T in exergue. McClean 9055.TextImage
Mionnet III, 162Kelenderis, Cilicia, AE22, Civic issue, 100-1 BC. AQ, turreted and veiled head of Tyche right. Countermark: A / KELENDERITWN PU AR KL, Apollo standing left by column surmounted by a tripod, holding laurel branch. Mionnet III, 162; Paris 405; SNG France II, 734 (this coin); Imhoof KM 13; Ziegler Kilikien 247.TextImage
SNG Berry 1258 varKelenderis, Cilicia, AR Stater of Persic standard, 20mm, 10.71 gr. Ephebus, unbearded, naked, holding whip, seated sideways on horse galloping left / KEL, goat kneeling left on dotted exergual line, head turned right, serpent to right, club in exergue. SNG Berry 1258 var (serpent). Unpublished with serpent and club on reverse.TextImage
SNG Cop 79Kelenderis, Cilicia, AR obol. 0.73 gr. ca 400-350 BC. Forepart of Pegasos left / KEL behind forepart of goat left, head right. SNG Cop 79; Imhoof KM 3.TextImage
SNG France 48Kelenderis, Cilicia, AR Stater of Persic standard, 20mm, 10.7 gr. ca 430-420 BC. Ephebus, unbearded, naked, holding whip, seated sideways on horse galloping left. Letter P below / KEL, goat kneeling left on dotted exergual line, head turned right, branch of ivy above. SNG France 48.TextImage
SNG France 51Kelenderis, Cilicia. Circa 425-400 BC. AR Stater. Naked rider, holding whip, riding sideways on horse left / Goat kneeling left, looking right. TextImage
SNG France 56Kelenderis, Cilicia, AR Stater of Persic standard, 21mm, 10.68 gr. 425-380 BC. Ephebus, unbearded, naked, holding whip, seated sideways on horse galloping left, A below / KELEN, goat kneeling left on dotted exergual line, head turned right, ivy leaf and branch above. SNG France 56; SNG von Aulock 5617 (same dies).TextImage
SNG France 68Kelenderis, Cilicia. Circa 425-400 BC. AR Stater (10.75 gm). Horseman right / Goat kneeling right, head turned, D below. TextImage
SNG France 70vKelenderis, Cilicia. ca 425-400 BC. AR Stater. Youth, holding whip, dismounting from horse rearing right / Goat kneeling right, head reverted; T in exergue. SNG Levante 26 var, McClean 9055. TextImage
SNG France 71cfKelenderis, Cilicia. Ca. 405 BC or later. Silver stater (10.72 gm). Naked horseman riding sidesaddle on mount galloping right, holding whip in right hand & reins in left / KELE-N, he-goat kneeling right, head reverted, T in exergue. Cf. SNG Paris 71 & SNG Levante Suppl. 10 (legend arranged differently, TL in exergue. SNG Levante -. TextImage
SNG France 75Kelenderis, Cilicia. Circa 425-400 BC. AR Stater. 10.61 g. Naked rider on horseback right, holding whip / KELEN, Goat kneeling left, head turned back. SNG Paris 75. SNG von Aulock -; SNG Levante -; Kraay -.TextImage
SNG France 75vKelenderis, Cilicia AR Stater. Circa 425-400 BC. Naked youth, holding whip, riding horse rearing right / KELE-N, goat kneeling left with head reverted; T in exergue. TextImage
SNG France 80ffKelenderis, Cilicia. Circa 420-400 BC. AR Obol 9mm, 0.75 g. Forepart of Pegasos right / KE, Goat kneeling right, head left. SNG France 80-92; SNG Levante 27-8. TextImage
SNG France 94Kelenderis, Cilicia. Circa 425-400 BC. AR Hemiobol. Forepart of Pegasos right / Goat kneeling right, head reverted. TextImage
SNG France 103Kelenderis, Cilicia, AR obol, ca 410-375 BC. 9mm, 0.81 g. Helmeted head of Athena left / Forepart of Pegasos left within incuse square. SNG France 103-7.TextImage
SNG France II, 118Kelenderis, Cilicia, AE12, Civic issue, 200-100 BC. 1.5 g. Head of gorgoneion facing / KE, goat kneeling right, looking left, star in right field. Traité II-2, 1494; SNG France II, 118; Paris 395.TextImage
SNG France II, 727Kelenderis, Cilicia, AE22, Civic issue, 100-1 BC. 6.24g. IS, turreted and veiled head of Tyche right / KELENDERITWN, RAC monogram in left field, Apollo standing left by column surmounted by a tripod, holding laurel branch. SNG France II, 727; Paris 399; SNG Pfalz 724.TextImage
SNG France II, 728Kelenderis, Cilicia, AE22, Civic issue, 100-1 BC. 6.54g. IS, turreted and veiled head of Tyche right / KELENDERITWN, HF monogram in left field, Apollo standing left by column surmounted by a tripod, holding laurel branch. SNG France II, 728-729; Paris 401; Mionnet III, 160; Imhoof KM 12; Waddington 4209; SNG Pfalz 725-726.TextImage
SNG France II, 731Kelenderis, Cilicia, AE22, Civic issue, 100-1 BC. G, turreted and veiled head of Tyche right / KELENDERITWN, ES in left field, Apollo standing left by column surmounted by a tripod, holding laurel branch. Paris 415.2; SNG France II, 731 (this coin).TextImage
SNG Lev Supp 10Kelenderis, Cilicia AR Stater. Circa 425-400 BC. Naked youth, holding whip, dismounting from horse rearing right / KELE-N, goat kneeling right with head reverted; T in exergue. TextImage
SNG Lev Supp 11Kelenderis, Cilicia. Circa 425-400 BC. AR Obol (8mm, 0.66 gm). Gorgoneion / Astragalos. SNG France 79. TextImage
SNG Lev Supp 129Kelenderis, Cilicia. c2nd-1st Century BC. AE 22mm. Turreted & veiled head of Tyche right, AS behind / KEΛENΔEΡITΩN, Apollo standing left, holding laurel, resting on column surmounted by tripod; MW before. TextImage
SNG Lev 17Kelenderis, Cilicia. 450 BC. AR Stater. Naked youth dismounting from horse rearing left / KEL, forepart of goat left. SNG BN 43 Var; SNG Levante 17. TextImage
SNG Lev 20Kelenderis, Cilicia AR Stater. ca 425-400 BC. Naked youth, holding whip in right hand, dismounting from rearing horse left / KE-L, kneeling goat left with head reverted; branch above. SNG France 48. TextImage
SNG Lev. 23Kelenderis, Cilicia. Circa 425-400 BC. AR Stater. 10.84 g. Naked rider on horseback right, holding whip / KELEN, Goat kneeling right, head turned back, dolphin in exergue. SNG von Aulock 5631; SNG Levante 23; Kraay 25a.TextImage
SNG Lev 24Kelenderis, Cilicia. Circa 425-400 BC. AR Stater. Youth, holding whip, dismounting from horse rearing right / Kneeling goat right, head reverted; ivy branch above. TextImage
SNG Lev 25Kelenderis, Cilicia. 400-350 BC. AR Stater, 22mm. (10.72 gm). Naked rider with whip in hand, about to dismount / Goat kneeling right, head turned back, KEL above, T below. TextImage
SNG Lev 27Kelenderis, Cilicia, AR obol, ca 420-400 BC. AR Obol 9mm, 0.70 g. Forepart of Pegasos right / KEL, Goat kneeling right, head left. SNG France 80-92; SNG Levante 27-8.TextImage
SNG Lev 29Kelenderis, Cilicia. 3rd century BC. AR Obol 10mm, 0.72 g. Horse prancing right within beaded circle / KE, Goat kneeling left, head right. SNG France 116-7; SNG Levante 29. TextImage
SNG Lev 29cfKelenderis, Cilicia. Circa 425-400 BC. AR Obol. Horse rearing right / Goat kneeling right, head reverted. cf. SNG France 116, SNG Copenhagen 92. TextImage
SNG Pfalz 720Kelenderis, Cilicia, AE22. 100-50 BC. Veiled, turreted and draped buyt of Tyche right. A behind head / KELENDERITWN, Apollo standing left, holding branch, by column surmounted by a tripod. MH in left field. SNG Pfalz 720; SLG Duesseldorf 10936; Ziegler Kilikien 253.TextImage
SNG Sweden F498Kelenderis, Cilicia, AR Stater of Persic standard, 20mm, 10 gr. Ephebus, unbearded, naked, holding whip, seated sideways on horse galloping right / KEL(EN), goat kneeling left on dotted exergual line, head turned right, ivy leaf above. SNG Sweden I, F498; Kraay in Num. Chron. 1962, no. 20.TextImage
SNGvA 5622Kelenderis, Cilicia. c425-400 BC. AR Stater. Rider on horse sideways; [letter] below / Goat kneeling left, head reverted. TextImage
SNG vA 5631Kelenderis, Cilicia, AR Stater of Persic standard, 18-21mm, 10.83 gr. Ephebus, unbearded, naked, holding whip, seated sideways on horse galloping right / KELEN, goat kneeling right on dotted exergual line, head turned left, dolphin right in exergue. SNG von Aulock 5631; Kraay NC 1962,25.TextImage
SNGvA 5638Kelenderis, Cilicia. Circa 425-400 BC. AR Stater. Naked rider on horseback right, holding whip / Goat kneeling right, head reverted. TextImage
SNG vA 5639Kelenderis, Cilicia, AR Stater of Persic standard, 23mm, 9.89 gr. Ephebus, unbearded, naked, holding whip, seated sideways on horse galloping right / KELEN, goat kneeling right on dotted exergual line, head turned left, A in circle monogram in exergue. SNG von Aulock 5639; Hirsch Coll. 288.TextImage
SNGvA 5642Kelenderis, Cilicia. ca 425-400 BC. AR Obol (11mm, 0.65 gm). Horse prancing right, star above / KE, kneeling goat left with head reverted. SNG von Aulock 5642.TextImage
Weber 7516Kelenderis, Cilicia. c425-400 BC. AR Stater. Naked youth dismounting from rearing horse right / KELE-ND-ERITIKO-N, goat kneeling right with head reverted; all within incuse square. TextImage
Sear #5535Kelendros, Cilicia, AR Stater. 400-350 BC, Naked rider, seated sideways on horse, prancing right / Goat kneeling right, looking back, KEL above.
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Sear #5536Kelenderis, Cilicia. 450-400 BC. AR obol, 0.86 gr, 9.48 mm. Forepart of Pegasos left / KEL above goat recumbent right. SNG France II, 97-101; Paris 376; Traite 1485; SNG von Aulock 5636; BMC 29; Imhoof KM 5; Sear Greece 5536.TextImage
Sear #5537Kelenderis, Cilicia, AR Obol. Forepart of Pegasos right / KEL, goat kneeling left, looking back. SNG Levant 27-28. TextImage
Sear #5543Kelenderis, Cilicia, AE22. 2nd century BC. Veiled and turreted head of Tyche right, A behind / KELENDERITWN, Naked Apollo standing left, holding laurel wreath and resting elbow on column.
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DOMITIAN
RPC 1715Domitian & Domitia AE 27mm of Kelenderis, Cilicia. DOMITIANOC KAICAP, laureate head of Domitian right / DOMITIA CEBACTH KEΛENΔEΡITΩN, draped bust of Domitia right. TextImage
LUCIUS VERUS
Ziegler 260 varLucius Verus, AE28 of Kelenderis, Cilicia, 13.86 gr. ..AYTOK L AUR, laureate head right / KELENDE-RITWN, Poseidon standing left, holding dolphin and trident. Ziegler 260 var Commodus).TextImage
SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS
Pecunem 37, 569Septimius Severus, AE17 of Celenderis, Cilicia. AD 193-211. 2.88 g. LOY CE[...] AV, laureate head right / KEΛENΔEΡITΩN (letters N retrograde), Dionysos standing right, resting right arm on a column, holding bunch of grapes and transverse sceptre. Isegrim ; Unpublished. BMC -; SNG von Aulock -; SNG France -; SNG_Tahberer - etc. Pecunem 37, 568.TextImage
MACRINUS
SNG Lev Supp 135cfMacrinus AE 28mm of Kelenderis, Cilicia. Laureate & cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / KEΛENΔEΡITΩN, Neptune standing left, holding trident & dolphin.TextImage
GORDIAN III
SNG Lev. 553Gordian III, AE29 of Celenderis, Cilicia. AD 238-244. 13.81 g. AY K M AN ΓOΡΔIANOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KEΛENΔEΡITΩN, Poseidon, naked, standing left, holding trident and dolphin. SNG Levante 553; SNG Righetti 1529.TextImage
TRAJAN DECIUS
SNGLev 556 Trajan Decius AE 26mm of Kelenderis, Cilicia. Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / KEΛENΔEΡITΩN, Poseidon standing left before lighted altar, holding dolphin & trident. TextImage
SNG Pfalz 737Trajan Decius AE28 of Kelenderis, Cilicia. 249-251 AD. 8.13 g. AY KAI KY DEKION TRAEIANON, Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / KEΛENΔEΡITΩN, Athena standing left, holding serpent-entwined spear and shield on ground. SNG Pfalz 737; SNG Levante Suppl 141.TextImage
See also: Perseus Project database, coins of Kelenderis
Entry for Kelenderis, Cilicia on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Celenderis in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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