Ancient Coinage of Klazomenai, Ionia


Today's reconstructed 6th century BC olive oil extraction installation of Klazomenai
[BMC 22]

Klazomenai or Clazomenae, in Ionia, on the shores of the Gulf of Smyrna

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A list of Magistrates names on Athena/ram coins of Klazomenai
CITY AND SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
BMC 6Klazomenai, Ionia, AR didrachm. 19 mm, 6.59 gr. 499-494 BC. Forepart of winged boar right / Quatripartite incuse square. BMC 6; SNG von Aulock 1981; SNG Cop 1-2; Sear 3501.TextImage
BMC 14Klazomenai, Ionia, AR diobol. 10 mm, 0.99 gr. 499-494 BC. Forepart of winged boar right / Quatripartite incuse square. BMC 14; SNG von Aulock 1983; SNG Copenhagen 6-8; Sear 3503.TextImage
BMC 22Klazomenai, Ionia AR Drachm. ca 387-360 BC. Pytheos, magistrate. Head of Apollo facing slightly left, in laurel wreath / KΛA, swan standing left with wings spread; ΠYΘEOΣ [and monogram] above. TextImage
BMC 32Klazomenai, Ionia. AE10. Before 387 BC. 1.24g. Head of Athena right wearing close-fitted crested helmet with cheek piece lowered / KΛA beneath ram's head right. BMC 32.TextImage
BMC 34Klazomenai, Ionia, AE12, 1.26 mm, 400-300 BC. Helmeted head of Athena right / KΛA above ram's head right. Lindgren I 434; SNG Cop 37-38; BMC 34.TextImage
BMC 46Klazomenai, Ionia, magistrate Irakleides. AE11, 1.33 gr. 350-300 BC. Laureate head of Apollo left / HΡAKΛEIΔHΣ, swan standing left, wings open. BMC 46; Lindgren I 436.TextImage
BMC 75Klazomenai, Ionia, AE19, ca 386-301 BC. Apollonides, magistrate. Three-quarter facing head of Athena, wearing triple crested helmet, head turned slightly right / KΛAZOME-NIΩN above, AΠOΛΛΩ-NIΔHΣ beneath forepart of ram leaping right. BMC Ionia 75. TextImage
BMC 111Klazomenai, Ionia, semi-autonomous issue, ca. AD 100-200. AE 16mm; 2.1g. Helmeted and draped bust of Athena right / KΛA-ZOM-E-NIΩN around and beneath winged boar running right. SNG Cop 114; BMC 111.TextImage
Dewing 2261Klazomenai, Ionia? Circa 5th Century BC. AR Diobol (1.00 gm). Forepart of winged boar right / Quadripartite incuse square; K in third quadrant. TextImage
Imhoof KM 4Klazomenai, Ionia, AE14, 3.18 gr. 387-300 BC. Laureate head of Apollo left / KΛAZOMENAI above swan standing left, head turned back. Imhoof KM 4.TextImage
Imhoof KM 14AKlazomenai, Ionia, AE. 300-280 BC. 1 gr. Helmeted head of Athena right / EΡM-OΔIKOΣ, ram standing left. Imhoof KM 14A.TextImage
Klein 393Klazomenai, Ionia, AE13, 1.52 gr. 400-300 BC. Helmeted head of Athena left / MYΣIMACOΣ, ram recumbent left. Klein 393.TextImage
Klein 396Klazomenai, Ionia, AE11, 1.60gr. 350-300 BC. Laureate head of Apollo left / KΛA AΡCIAΣ, swan left, wings open. Klein 396. This magistrate otherwise unpublished.TextImage
LeRider 1cfKlazomenai, Ionia, El Stater. Ca 540520 BC. Two nude, bearded men standing confronted, holding between them a kantharos in their right hands and, below it, a wreath in their left hands / rectangular incuse, partially filled. NISC. TextImage
Mionnet 26Ionia Klazomenai AR Diobol. 1.31 gm, ca 460 BC. Forepart of boar right / helmeted head of Athena right in incuse square. Boston I 1849; Warren 1081; Mionnet Supp. VI, 26.TextImage
Mionnet 52Klazomenai, Ionia, AE17. Laureate head of Apollo left / Swan left, wing open, with neck curled back onto itself. Mionnet Supp. 6, 52 TextImage
Rosen 546cfKlazomenai, Ionia. c5th Century BC. AR Obol. Forepart of winged boar right / Archaic helmeted head of Athena right, within incuse square. TextImage
Sear #3501Klazomenai, Ionia, AR didrachm. 19 mm, 6.59 gr. 499-494 BC. Forepart of winged boar right / Quatripartite incuse square. BMC 6; SNG von Aulock 1981; SNG Cop 1-2; Sear 3501.TextImage
Sear #3502Ionia, Klazomenae AR Drachm. ca 520-480 BC. Forepart of winged boar left / quadripartite incuse square. BMC 9-10. TextImage
Sear #3503Klazomenai, Ionia AR Diobol. Late 6th Century BC. Forepart of a winged boar right / quadripartite incuse square, with K in one compartment. BMC 14.
( 4 entries)
Sear #4323Klazomenai, Ionia AE18. 380-300 BC. Head of Athena three-quarter facing to right, wearing triple-crested helmet / KΛAXOME-NIΩN, ram walking right, thunderbolt before. BMC 59. TextImage
Sear #4324Klazomenai, Ionia. ca 375-340 BC. AE 12mm. Three-quarter facing head of Athena, head turned slightly right, in triple crested helmet and necklace / BIΩN, Ram walking right; dot before. BMC 64, SNG Cop 78.
( 3 entries)
SNG Cop 31cfKlazomenai, Ionia AE10. 4th Century BC. Head of Athena right in crested helmet / IΓΛ...-XHN above and beneath head of ram right. Sear 4322 var. TextImage
SNGCop 44 varClazomenae, Ionia AE10.7; 1.45 gr. 387-300 BC. Helmeted head of Athena right / Ram standing left, owl to left. SNG Cop 44 var (symbol) Possibly unpublished with an owl in left field.TextImage
SNG Cop 50vKlazomenai, Ionia. ca 375-340 BC. AE 12mm. Head of Athena left, in crested Attic helmet and necklace / AΠ-OΛΛAΣ, Ram recumbent left. Imhoof KM 7 var (Athena head right). TextImage
SNG Cop 51Klazomenai, Ionia, AE11 mm, 1.69 gr. 400-300 BC. Magistrate Kleandros. Helmeted head of Athena left / KΛEANΔΡOΣ, ram recumbent left. SNG Cop 51.TextImage
SNG Cop 66Klazomenai, Ionia. 4th Century BC. AE 17mm (5.05 gm). Head of Athena right, wearing Corinthian style helmet / KΛAXOME-NIΩN-MHTΡOΔΩ-ΡOΣ, ram recumbent right. SNG Cop 66; SNG Tuebingen 2890. TextImage
SNG Cop 73Klazomenai, Ionia. AE13-15. 400-300 BC. Magistrate Phanagoras. Helmeted head of Athena three-quarters facing, wearing necklace, helmet decorated with olive wreath / ΦANAΓOΡAΣ, ram standing right, symbol: forepart of winged boar right in right field. SNG Cop 73; Imhoof KM 22; BMC 72.TextImage
SNG Cop 78
Sear #4324
Klazomenai, Ionia. ca 375-340 BC. AE 12mm. Three-quarter facing head of Athena, head turned slightly right, in triple crested helmet and necklace / BIΩN, Ram walking right; dot before. BMC 64, SNG Cop 78. TextImage
SNG Cop 85Klazomenai, Ionia. 4th c. B.C. AE 17 mm. Head of Athena facing three-quarters to right, wearing triple-crested helmet / KΛAZOMENIΩN, Ram walking right, thunderbolt before.TextImage
SNG Cop 87Klazomenai, Ionia. ca 375-340 BC. AE 18mm. Three-quarter facing head of Athena, head turned slightly right, in triple crested helmet decorated with olive branch, earrings and necklace / KΛAZOMENIΩN, ram walking right; boar's head before. TextImage
SNG Kayhan 338Klazomenai, Ionia. Circa 400-350 BC. AE 11mm. Head of Athena right / TYBH, Ram recumbent left. SNG Kayhan 338. TextImage
SNG Lockett 2794Klazomenai, Ionia AR Hemidrachm. Circa 387-340 BC. Wreathed head of Apollo facing slightly left / ΘEOΔΩΡOΣ, Swan left. TextImage
SNG vA 1994Klazomenai, Ionia. c.4th Century BC. AE 13mm. Bust of Athena three-quarters right, wearing triple-crested helmet / Ram standing right. TextImage
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Weber_5745Ionia, Klazomenae AR Pentobol. ca 480-450 BC. KΛA, forepart of winged boar left / Ram's head right, in incuse square. TextImage
Winterthur 2999Ionia, Clazomenae AR Pentobol. Late fifth century BC. KΛA, forepart of winged boar monster running right / Ram head right in shallow incuse square. Traite 6. TextImage
AUGUSTUS
RPC 2495Augustus, AE of Klazomenai, Ionia. 5.49 g. ΣEBAΣTOΣ KTIΣTHΣ, laureate head right / KΛAZOMENIΩN, warrior walking right, holding spear and shield. RPC 2495; BMC 115.TextImage
BRITANNICUS
RPC 2503Britannicus, AE15 of Klazomenai, Ionia. 41-54 AD. KAIΣAΡ BΡITANNIKOΣ, draped bust right / KΛAZOME-NIΩN, ram recumbent right, head turned back. RPC 2503; BMC 121; SNG Copenhagen 120.TextImage
Entry for Klazomenai, Ionia on the Digital Historia Numorum
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Search for Clazomenai in the ANS Database
Search for Clazomenai in the RPC IV (Antonines) database at the Ashmolean Museum

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