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BMC 1vCyprus, Salamis, Euanthes AR Cut Stater. ca 450 BC. Ram recumbent left / Ram's head left. TextFull Size
BMC 2Cyprus, Salamis, Euelthon AR Stater. Posthumous issue, struck circa 515-480 BC. Euelthon in Cypriot, ram kneeling left / Blank. Rosen 754, Dewing 2528. TextFull Size
BMC 13Salamis, Cyprus, AE15. 322-312 BC. Helmeted head of Athena left / Prow left, SAL before. TextFull Size
BMC 16Salamis, Cyprus, Euagoras II (?), AE12, (1.55g) Compact, high relief, head of Aphrodite left, in stephanos / star of eight rays. TextFull Size
BMC 27Salamis. Cyprus. Ca.480-460 B.C. AR stater. 10.99 gr. Ram recumbent left, Cypriot letters above, small ankh symbol before / Ankh symbol formed of dots along linear circle, dot in center, in incuse square from four corners of which project sprays of three leaves. BMC 27.TextFull Size
BMC 42Cyprus, Salamis, AR Hemiobol. Ca 411 BC. Ram's head right / youthful male head right. BMC 42. TextFull Size
BMC 43Audymon or Abdemon, King of Cyprus, AR hemiobol. 7.62 mm, 0.41 g. 410 BC. Salamis mint. Ram's head right / Youthful male head right, Cypriot letters beneath chin. BMC Cyprus 43; Babelon Perses 581-582.TextFull Size
BMC 57Salamis, Cyprus, AR tetrobol, Euagoras I, king ca 411-374 BC. EUWAKORO, Herakles, naked, seated right on rock covered with lionskin, holding rhyton in left hand and club in his lowered right hand / PASLEWOSE, Goat reclining right, delta at lower right. BMC 57; SNG Cop. 49.TextFull Size
BMC 57vCyprus, Salamis, Evagoras I AR Tetrobol. 411-374 BC. Youthful Herakles seated right on rock, holding club and horn / Ram recumbent right; A before, ... in exergue. Mason and Amandry Bb1. BMC 57 var (letter before ram). TextFull Size
BMC 68 varSalamis, Cyprus, AE12. Evagoras II, 361-351 BC. Helmeted head of Athena left / Star of eight rays, with central dot. BMC 68 var (obol). TextFull Size
Cox 20 Salamis, Cyprus, AE12. 312-310 BC. Anchor / double headed axe. TextFull Size
Gemini VIII, 98Salamis (?). AR fraction, uncertain Ruler. ca. 5th-4th century BC. 0.29 g. Youthful male head left / Cypriote legend of six syllables: [.]le-pi[...]., barley corn, all within shallow circular incuse. BMC -; Six Cyprus -; Traité -; McGregor -. Gemini VIII, 98.TextFull Size
Gokturk 88Salamis, Cyprus, Evagoras II (though often doubted). ca 361-351 BC. AR obol. 10mm, 0.57 g. Draped, bearded, male bust facing slightly left, wearing kyrbasia, star in left field / Draped, female bust left, wearing taenia, earring and necklace. Gökturk 88 (Evagoras II, Salamis); Winzer 18.2 (Mazaios).TextFull Size
Klein 680Salamis, Cyprus, Evagoras II. ca 361-351 BC. AR hemiobol. 8mm, 0.41 g. Helmeted head of Athena right / Turreted head of Tyche or Aphrodite left. Klein 680 (this coin).TextFull Size
SNG Cop 40CYPRUS SALAMIS. 445-411 BC. Silver Hemiobol, 7mm (0.48 gm). Ram's head right / Youthful male head, right. TextFull Size
SNG Cop 42Salamis. Circa 445-411 BC. AR Obol. Young male head right / Blank. BMC Cyprus 45. TextFull Size
SNG Cop 46Cyprus, Salamis, Evagoras I AV 10th Stater. 411-374/3 BC. Persic standard. Bearded head of Herakles right in lion's skin headdress / Forepart of goat kneeling right on club. BMC Cyprus 53 corr. TextFull Size
SNG Cop 57Salamis, Cyprus, Evagoras II. ca 361-351 BC. AE14mm, 1.38 g. Lion standing left; ram’s head above / Horse standing left; ankh to left, star above. Tziambazis 129; SNG Copenhagen 57.TextFull Size
AUGUSTUS
RPC 3906Augustus AE16 Hemiobol of Paphos, Cyprus. DIVI F IMP CAESAR, head right / A PLAVTIVS PRO COS, temple of Aphrodite at Paphos, containing conical xoanon, semicircular courtyard. TextImage
RPC 4101Augustus AE Sestertius of Syria or Cyprus(?). 22 BC. IMP AVGVST TR POT, laureate head right / OB CIVES SERVATOS in laurel wreath. BMC 738. TextFull Size
TIBERIUS
RPC 3919Tiberius AE25 (As). Paphos or Salamis, Cyprus, after 15 AD. Laureate head right / IVLIA AVGVSTA, Livia seated right. BMC 5-6. TextFull Size
NERO
RPC 4309Nero AE30 of Cyprus. IM NER CLAV CAESAR, laureate head right, serpent in front / Large S.C in laurel wreath of 8 leaves. TextImageImage
VESPASIAN
RPC 1801Vespasian AR Tetradrachm of Salamis, Cyprus. Laureate head right, oval countermark of head of Julia Domna left / Zeus Salaminos standing facing, holding patera, sceptre and eagle. TextImageImage
RPC 1804Vespasian AR Tetradrachm of Salamis, Cyprus. Laureate head left / ETOYC NEOY ICPOY Ř, Zeus Salaminos standing facing, holding patera, sceptre and eagle. TextImageImage
RPC 1820Vespasian Brass AE27mm (dupondius), Rome Mint (?), for Cyprus, OVECPACIANOC CEBACTOS, laureate head right / KOINWN KYRPIWN EOYC Hi, Zeus Salamis standing, holding patera, eagle on left arm. TextImageImage
See also: Perseus Project database, coins of Salamis
See also: The coinage of Salamis, Cyprus, 6th-4th C. BC. PhD thesis by Kaelyn Ann McGregor (2 vols. The coin catalog is in Vol. 2)
Entry for Cyprus, Salamis on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Salamis in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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