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Ancient Coinage of Ionia, Herakleia


Heraclea or Herakleia ad Latmon, on the borders of Caria and Ionia, at the foot of Mount Latmus, and near Miletos.

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BMC 10Herakleia ad Latmos, Ionia. AE11, 2.26 gr. 190 BC. Bearded head of Herakles right / HRA-KLE, club within wreath. BMC 10.TextImage
SNG Cop 782Herakleia ad Latmon. After 165 BC. AR Tetrobol. Helmeted head of Athena right / Club in wreath.TextImage
SNG Cop 787Herakleia ad Latmon, Ionia, Ae (2nd century BC). Owl standing right / HRAKLEWTWN, crest of helmet. SNG Copenhagen 787; SNG Tübingen 2882-2885.TextImage
SNG Lockett_2823Ionia, Herakleia ad Latmos AR Tetradrachm. ca 165-140 BC. Head of Athena right, in crested Attic helmet decorated with a griffin above the foreparts of five galloping horses / HRAKLEWTWN, club; below, SK> monogram to left & WDPI monogram to right of Nike walking left holding wreath, all within oak wreath. SNG Kayhan 330, Pozzi 2452. TextImage
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SNG vA 1977Ionia, Heraclea ad Latmos AR Tetradrachm. ca 150-145 BC. Head of Athena Parthenos right, in pendant earring & triple-crested Attic helmet ornamented with five horse foreparts above visor, Pegasus above raised cheek guard, & vegetative tendril on neckpiece / HPAKLEWTWN, horizontal club, below owl standing three-quarters right, flanked by MAT monogram on left & VWP monogram on right, within oak wreath border. TextImage
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Sear #4453Herakleia ad Latmos, Ionia, AR tetradrachm. ca 160 BC, Richly ornamented helmeted head of Athena right / HPAKLEWTWN Nike below club, all in wreath. TextObvRev
See also: Perseus Project database, coins of Herakleia ad Latmon
Entry for Ionia, Herakleia on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Heraclea in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum
Search for Herakleia at AsiaMinorCoins.com
Search for Heraclea in the ANS Database

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