|BMC 18||Cyrene, Cyrenaica, AR Drachm, 14 mm, 2.76 g., 520-489 BC. Two heart-shaped silphium fruits (seed pods?) facing each other, two dots between them / Heart-shaped silphium fruit (seed pod?) within incuse square. BMC 18; SNG Cop 1165.||Text|
|BMC 65||Cyrene, Cyrenaica AV Litra. ca 435–331 BC. Female head (Cyrene?) right, hair in a sphendone / Bearded head of Ammon right. Naville 13.
|BMC 80cf||Cyrene, Cyrenaica AR Tetradrachm. Later fourth century BC. Silphium plant / Head of Zeus Ammon left. Cf BMC 80 (with magistrate's signature on reverse).
|BMC 108||Cyrene, Cyrenaica AV Stater, 331-323 BC. 8.55 gr. KURANAIWN, Nike standing in facing quadriga / IASONOS, Zeus Ammon seated left, right leg advanced, holding sceptre in right hand, eagle standing left behind throne. BMC 108; Naville 22.||Text|
|BMC 116||Cyrene, Cyrenaica AV Stater. ca 322-313 BC. Chairios, magistrate. KYPANAI-ON, Nike driving quadriga right; sun above / Zeus-Ammon seated left, holding eagle in extended right hand; thymiaterion to left; CAIRIOS (retrograde) behind. SNG Cop 1209.
|BMC 118||Cyrene, Cyrenaica AV Stater. ca 322-308 BC. Nike driving slow quadriga right / Zeus-Ammon standing left, sacrificing from phiale over thymiaterion & holding sceptre.
|BMC 159cf||Cyrene, Cyrenaica. Circa 322-313 BC. AV Tenth Stater or Litra. Polianthes(?), magistrate. Head of Zeus-Ammon left; P(?) to right / Head of the nymph Kyrene right; KVP above head. Naville 123; cf. SNG Copenhagen 1214.
|BMC 187b||Cyrene, Cyrenaica. 4th century BC. AE 21mm. Head of Zeus-Ammon right / Palm tree, [S?]W [_] HGR across fields.
|BMC 202||Cyrene, Cyrenaica, AE16 quarter unit. Helmeted head of Athena right / Double silphium, consisting of two plants of type III (the club-like rendition with small leaves which have narrow bases attached to the stalk) springing diagonally from a common base and sharing the lower pair of leaves and umbrels. BMC Cyrenaica, p. 46, 202-203.||Text|
|BMC 249a||Cyrene, Cyrenaica, AR Didrachm. 3rd century BC. Male head left, in horn. / KY PA, Silphium plant, MYHP monogram at left, quiver at right.
|BMC 252||Cyrene, Cyrenaica. Circa 300-298 BC. AR Didrachm (7.43 gm). Head of Apollo Karneios right, with ram's horn / Silphium plant; tripod to left.
|BMC 260||Cyrene, Cyrenaica AR Didrachm. ca 277-275 BC. Horned head of Apollo Karneios right / BA-SI, silphium plant; branch to left.
|BMC 317||Cyrene, Cyrenaica, AE17. Magus as Governor, c. 300-277 BC. Diademed head of Zeus-Ammon rght with Ptolomaic features / K-Y PA-K Palm tree, with small sylphium plant at lower right. BMC 317.||Text|
|Mueller 23||Cyrene, Cyrenaica. AR tetradrachm, 17.32 g. 4th century BC. Herakles standing right, left hand resting on club, facing one of the Hesperides, standing left, the apple tree between them, all within incuse square / Silphium plant. Mueller 23 (this coin); Paris 29; Mionnet 50 corr.||Text|
|RPC 911||Cyrene, Cyrenaica. L. Lollius. AE 29, 21.05g. ca 37-34 BC. Head of Zeus Ammon right; lotus-tipped sceptre before, B behind / L LOLLIOU, Curule chair; uncertain letter between legs. RPC 911. Sear, Imperators 577.||Text|
|RPC 911(2)||Cyrene, Cyrenaica. L. Lollius. AE 29, 21 g. ca 37-34 BC. Head of Zeus Ammon right; lotus-tipped sceptre before, D behind / L LOLLIOU, Curule chair; B between legs. RPC 911. Sear, Imperators 577.||Text|
|SNGCop 1201||Cyrene, Cyrenaica AV Tenth Stater. Circa 331-322 BC. Head of Karneios left; QE before / female head right. Naville 56.
|SNGCop 1222||Cyrene, Cyrenaica. ca 322-313 BC. AE 19mm. Horse running right; star above / NIKWNOS, six-spoked wheel. BMC 189, Müller 95.
|SNGCop 1234||Cyrene, Cyrenaica. AR Didrachm. Circa 322-313 BC. Head of Karneios right, with horn of Ammon / Silphium plant; cornucopiae to right.
|SNGCop 1237||Cyrene, Cyrenaica. Circa 322-313 BC. AR Didrachm (7.40 gm). Head of Kareios right, with horn of Ammon / S, SU-RA in fields, silphium plant; star in right field.
|SNGCop 1259||Cyrene, Cyrenaica. c308-277 BC. AE 18mm. Diademed head of Zeus-Ammon right, in a slight beard / KY-PA, date palm; silphium plant left, crab right. BMC 293.
|SNGCop 1266v||Cyrene, Cyrenaica. ca 308-277 BC. AE 17mm. Laureate head of Apollo right / K-Y/P-A, lyre with six strings.
|SNGCop 1276||Cyrene, Koinon of Cyrenaica. ca 250 BC. AE 23mm. Diademed head of Zeus-Ammon right / K-O/I-N/O-N, silphium plant. BMC 2ff, Müller 108.
|SNGCop 1280||Cyrene, Cyrenaica. Circa 250 BC. AE 23mm. Diademed head of Zeus-Ammon / KOI-NON, silphium plant. Müller 104.
|Svoronos 873 ||Cyrene, Cyrenaica. Under the Ptolemies, c221-140 BC. AE 15mm. Diademed head of Ptolemy I right / BASILEWS PTOLEMAIOU, female (Libya?) head left, cornucopiae below chin. SNG Cop 449.||Text|
|Svoronos 873 ||Cyrene, Cyrenaica. Under the Ptolemies, c221-140 BC. AE 15mm. Diademed head of Ptolemy I right / BASILEWS PTOLEMAIOU, female (Libya?) head left, cornucopiae below chin. SNG Cop 449. ||Text|
|Sear #6239||Cyrene, Cyrenaica, AR tetradrachm. c.480 BC, Silphium plant, fruit at each side / Silphium fruit, dolphin upward at each side, all within incuse square. Rosen 769.|
|Sear #6242||Cyrene, Cyrenaica, 570-525 BC, AR Drachm. Two silphium fruits / Crude punch.|
|Sear #6299||Cyrene, Cyrenaica, 331-222 BC, AR Drachm. Head of Carneius left, QEU behind / silphium plant, K - Y | P - A in fields.|
|Sear #6319||Cyrene, Cyrenaica, AR Didrachm-Stater. 308-277 BC, Head of Karneios right / Silphium plant, KU RA in fields. BMC 52. |
|Sear #6345||Cyrene, Cyrenaica, AE10. 4th century BC, Head of Libya right, hair in spiral curls / Gazelle standing right, KYPA above, plectrum (?) before. BMC 209.|
|Sear #6353||Cyrene, Cyrenaica or Thasos, Thrace, AR Diobol, ca 500-463 BC. Satyr running right / quadripartite incuse square. Le Rider 4, SNG Copenhagen 191-4 (Lete).|
|Sear #6363||Cyrene, Cyrenaica, AE24. c 250 BC, Horned head of Zeus-Ammon / KOI NON, Sylphium plant.|
|RPC 917||Cyrene, Cyrenaica, AE26, Crassus (Consul c. 31-30 BC), 11,87 gr. KURA, Head of Libya right / KRAS, Crocodile right. RPC 917; Svoronos pl. 63, 29 = BMC 25ff.||Text|
|RPC 943||Augustus, AE24 of Cyrene, Cyrenaica. 1st c. AD. CAESAR TR POT, bare head of Augustus right / SCATO PR above and beneath chair (sella castrensis) with cushion on seat. RPC 943; SNG Cop 1320; BMC 40.||Text|
|Syd_176||Trajan AR Drachm of Cyrene, Cyrenaica, or Caesarea, Cappadocia. AUT KAIS NER TRAIAN SEB GERM, laureate head right / DHMAPC EX UPAT G, head of Zeus-Ammon right. SNG Cop 202, Metcalf p155 note. ||Text|
|See also: ||Perseus Project database, coins of Cyrene|
| ||Discussion of the Silphion plant by Gernot Katzer|
| ||Silphium: Ancient Wonder Drug? by John Tatman|
| ||Historia Numorum, by Barclay Head, Entries for Cyrenaica|
| ||Entry for Kyrenaica on the Digital Historia Numorum |
| ||Search for Cyrene in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum|
| ||Search for Kyrenaica at AncientImports.com |
| ||Search for Kyrenaica at Incitatus Coins |