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BMC 1Bagis, Lydia, AE15. semi-autonomous issue. 54-68 AD. 2.73 gr. KAICAREWN, head of Mn right, wearing Phrygian cap, crescent on shoulders / BAGHNWN, humped bull standing left, head facing. RPC I 3061; BMC 1; SNG Righetti 1010; Paris 107-108; Waddington 4883; SNG Cop 42; Imhoof LS 1.TextImage
BMC 7Bagis, Lydia, AE21, pseudo-autonomous, archon Gaius, Severan times, ca. 190-240 AD. DHMOC, youthful, laureate bust of Demos right, drapery on left shoulder / EPI GAIOU ARC A-BAGHNW,N in three lines around and above, river-god Hermos, himation over lower limbs, reclining left, holding reed over right shoulder, resting left arm on urn from which waters flow, in ex. ERMOC. BMC 7; Imhoof FG 304; Falter 441 (this coin).TextImage
BMC 7 varBagis, semi-autonomous, 193-211 AD. 21 mm, 4.36 gr. Magistrate Gaius. DHMOC, laureate head of Demos right / EPI GAIOY ARX A BAGHNWN ERMOC, river-god Hermos reclining left, holding reed, and resting left arm on an overturned urn from which waters flow. CNG 159, lot 161. Imhoof Flussgtter 304 var (rev. legend with ARX only); BMC 7-8 var (ditto).TextImage
BMC 8Bagis, Lydia, AE21, pseudo-autonomous, archon Gaius, Severan times, ca. 190-240 AD. DHMOC, youthful, laureate bust of Demos right, drapery on left shoulder / EPI GAIOU ARC A / BAGHNWN (HN ligate), River-god Hermos, himation over lower limbs, reclining left, holding reed over right shoulder, resting left arm on urn from which waters flow, in ex. ERMOC. BMC 8.TextImage
BMC 9Bagis, Lydia, 3.98 gr. semi-autonomous, 220-276 AD. IERA BOYLH, veiled and draped bust of Boule right / BAGHNWN ERMOC above and beneath river-god Hermos reclining left, holding grain ears and reed, resting left arm on an overturned urn from which waters flow. BMC 9; SNG von Aulock 2914; Imhoof FG 303; Mionnet IV, 82; Falter 443 (this coin). TextImage
BMC 10Bagis, Lydia, AE 18, 4.62 g. Semi-autonomous, 193-211 AD. Head of Serapis right, kalathos on head, hair bound with taenia / BAGHNWN, Isis standing left, wearing tall headdress, holding sistrum and situla, crescent behind shoulders. BMC 10; Lindgren I, 715; Mionnet IV, 79; Paris 103.TextImage
BMC 16Bagis, Lydia, semi-autonomous, 193-235 AD. 27mm, 9.23 gr. CYNKLHTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / KAICAREWN BAGHNWN, Tyche standing left, kalathos on head, holding rudder and cornucopiae. BMC 16-17; Weber 6786; Mionnet IV,80; SNG Tuebingen 3667; Walcher 2653.TextImage
BMC 18Bagis, Lydia, AE22. semi-autonomous, 193-211. 6.90 gr. DHMOC, unbearded, youthful, laureate head of Demos right / KAICAREWN BAGHNWN, Dionysus naked but for chlamys across shoulders, standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot left. BMC 18; Mionnet Supp VII, 53; Kurth Demos 514; Paris 106A.TextImage
BNP 1972.814Bagis, Lydia, semi-autonomous, 193-211 AD. Magistrate Diogenus. 3.64 gr. BAGEIC, turreted, draped bust of Tyche right / EPI DIOGENOY BAGHN-WN, Asklepios standing front, head left, leaning on serpent-entwined staff. Paris, 1972.814; Leypold I, 907.TextImage
G&N 36, 421Bagis, Lydia, AE15, semi-automomous issue, AD 193-211. 2.14 g. Magistrate Diogenus. Bearded head of Herakles right, lionskin knotted around neck / EPI DIOG... BAGHNWN, lion walking right. Apparently unpublished, Gitbud & Naumann 36, 421; BMC 12 var (has no magistrate's name).TextImage
Imhoof KM 3Bagis, Lydia, AE25. Autonomous, 98-117. Magistrate Apollodorus. IERA CYNKLHTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / EPI APOLLODWROY ARXON BAGHNWN, Apollo, standing left, holding patera and laurel branch. Imhoof KM 3; Winterthur 3699.TextImage
Imhoof KM 5Bagis, Lydia, AE21, semi-utonomous, 193-211. Magistrate Antigonus. IERA BOYLH, veiled head of Boule right / EPI ANTIGON BAGHNWN, Apollo, standing left, holding patera and laurel branch. Imhoof KM 5.TextImage
Paris 108ABagis, Lydia, AE30, semi-autonomous, 193-211. 16.96 gr. DHMOC, unbearded, youthful, laureate head of Demos right / KAICAREWN BAGHNWN, Amazon standing right wearing short chiton, pileus on head, holding bipennis in lowered right hand and shield on left arm. Paris 108A.TextImage
Paris 109ABagis, Lydia, AE 4.26 gr., semi-autonomous, 193-211. Magistrate Diogenus. BAGHNWN, turreted, draped bust of Tyche right / EPI DIOGENOY ARX A BAGHN-WN, Asklepios standing front, head left, leaning on serpent-entwined staff. Paris 109A.TextImage
Paris 110Bagis, Lydia. Semi-autonomous, 193-211. Magistrate Diogenus. 8.4 gr. DHMOC BAGHNWN, unbearded, laureate head of Demos right / EPI DIOGENOYC ARX BAGHNWN, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. SNG Tuebingen 3665; Mionnet IV, 81; Paris 110.TextImage
Paris 112Bagis, Lydia, AE semi-autonomous. 98-117. Magistrate Apollodorus. 2.47 gr. IERA CYNKLHTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / EPI APOLODWROY BAGHNWN, Tyche or Roma, turreted, seated left on stool, holding patera, resting left hand on shield at her side. Paris 112.TextImage
Rauch 87, 153Bagis, Lydia, AE 3.72 gr. semi-autonomous, 193-217 AD. Magistrate Gaius. DHMOC, laureate bust right, slight drapery on left shoulder / EPO GAIOY D ARX BAGHNWN, around and in field, Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot left. Kurth Demos 890, otherwise unpublished. H. D. Rauch 87, 153.TextImage
SNG Cop 44Bagis, Lydia, semi-autonomous, 200-268 AD. 26mm, 7.22 g. CYNKLHTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / KAICAREWN BAGHNWN, Apollo standing front, head right, holding lyre. SNG Cop 44; Whittall Collection 672.TextImage
SNG Cop 46Bagis, Lydia, AE15, semi-autonomous issue. AD 200-268. KAICARE, radiate head of Helios right / BAGHNWN, crescent and one star. SNG Cop 46; Davis collection 16.TextImage
SNG Fitz. 4848Bagis, Lydia, AE, semi-autonomous. 117-192 AD. Magistrate Apollodorus. 4.08 gr. BAGHNWN, bearded head of Herakles right / EPI APOLLODWROY CT, Athena or Roma seated left on stool, holding patera, resting left hand on chair; shield behind her. SNG Fitzwilliam 4848; Vienna 33378; Leake 4; Pembroke Coll. 1120; Mionnet IV, 78 corr. ("seated right").TextImage
Waddington 4887Bagis, Lydia, Autonomous. AE17. 98-117 AD. Magistrate Apollodorus. IERA CYNKLHTOC, draped bust of the female Senate right / EPI APOLODWROY BAGHNWN, Tyche or Roma, turreted, seated left on stool, holding patera, resting left hand on shield at her side. Imhoof LS 5; Waddington 4887.TextImage
Waddington 4888Bagis, Lydia. Autonomous. AE19. 98-117 AD. 4.4 gr. Both legends anti-clockwise. QEON CYNKLHTON, draped bust of the Senate right / BAGHNWN, Athena or Roma seated left on stool, holding patera, resting left hand on shield at her side. Imhoof KM 1; Waddington 4888.TextImage
DOMITIAN
RPC 1357Domitian AE21, 6.05 gr of Caesarea Bagis, Lydia. DOMITIANOC KAICAP, laureate head right / KAICAREWN BAGHWN (CA ligate), Demeter standing left, holding grain-ears and sceptre. RPC II, 1357.TextImage
RPC 1357Domitian AE22 mm 5.45 gr of Caesarea Bagis, Lydia. DOMITIANOC KAICAP, laureate head right / KAICAREWN BAGHWN, Demeter standing left, holding grain-ears and sceptre. RPC II, 1357.TextImage
TRAJAN
Imhoof KM 6Trajan, AE33 of Bagis, Lydia. 98-117 AD. Magistrate Apollodorus. AYT NERB KAIC TRAIANOC CEB GER DAKIK, laureate head right / EPI APOLLODWROY ARXONTOC BAGHNWN, Dionysos, standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot left. Imhoof KM 6; Paris 117; RPC III 2455.TextImage
Imhoof LS 4Trajan, AE20, 3.68 gr. of Bagis, Lydia. 98-117 AD. Magistrate Apollodoros. AYT NERB KAIC TRAIANOC, laureate head right (obverse double-struck) / EPI APOLLODWROU BAGHNWN, Demeter standing left, veiled, holding grain-ears and sceptre. Imhoof LS 4; RPC III 2456.TextImage
SABINA
Mabbott 1789Sabina, AE18 of Bagis, Lydia. 117-138 AD. CABEINA CEBACTH, draped bust right, wearing stephane / KAICAREWN BAGHNWN, Demeter standing left, holding poppy, corn-ears and sceptre. Mabbott 1789.TextImage
HADRIAN
BMC 21Hadrian, AE24 of Bagis, Lydia. 117-138 AD. Magistrate Lucius. TRA CE AY KAI ADRIANOC, laureate, draped bust right / EPI AR LOYKIOY BAGHNWN TO G, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. BMC 21; Paris 270; RPC III 2458.TextImage
GN 34, 657Hadrian, AE17 of Bagis, Lydia. AD 117-138. 3.47g. AYT KAI TRAI ADRIANOC, laureate head right, slight drapery on left shoulder / BAGHNWN, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. Apparently unpublished. Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 34, 657; RPC III 2460 var (obv. with TRAIA).TextImage
COMMODUS
BMC 22 varCommodus, AE 23.97 gr. of Bagis, Lydia. 177-182 AD. Magistrate Apollodorus. AYT KA L AYR KOMMODOC CE, laureate, draped bust right / EPI APOLLODW TO B I CTEF BAGHNWN (TO ligate), Tyche standing left, kalathos on head, holding rudder and cornucopiae. BMC 22 var or corr. (rev. legend)TextImage
Waddington 4889Commodus, AE32 of Bagis, Lydia. 177-182. Magistrate Apollodorus. AYT KAI L AYR KOMMODOC CE, youthful, laureate, draped bust right / EPI APOLLODWROY CTEF A BAGHNWN, Tyche standing left, kalathos on head, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Waddington 4889.TextImage
CRISPINA
BMC 23Crispina, AE 28 of Bagis, Lydia. 177-182 AD. Magistrate Apollodorus. KRICPEINA CEBACTH, draped bust right / EPI APOLLODW TO B CTEF BAGHNWN (TO B as monogram), Dionysos, standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot left. Mionnet IV, 86; BMC 23.TextImage
SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS
BMC 25Septimius Severus AE37 of Bagis, Lydia. Magistrate Gaius. 193-211 AD. 25.21 gr. AYT K L CEPT CEOYHPOC PER, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / EPI GAIOY A ARXONTOC BAGHNWN, Severus on horseback galloping left, throwing spear at three Phrygian foes on the ground; on his right is Ares facing front, helmeted, holding shield and wielding sword; on Severus' left is Athena, walking left, striking down with her spear at one of the Phrygians on the ground. BMC 25.TextImage
SNG Cop 48Septimius Severus, AE of Bagis, Lydia. 35.04 g. AY K L CE CEVOHROC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / EPI ANTIGO AR A BAGHNWN, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. SNG Cop 48; BMC 26.TextImage
Paris 121Septimius Severus, AE24 of Bagis, Lydia. 193-211. Magistrate Antigonus. 6.51 gr. AY K L CE CEOYHROC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / EPI ANTIG ARX BAGHNWN, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. Paris 121.TextImage
SNG Cop 48vSeptimius Severus, AE of Bagis, Lydia. 35.04 g. AY K L CE CEOYHROC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / EPI DIOGENOUC ARC A BAGHNW, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. Aufhuser 9, 352.TextImage
Waddington 4890Septimius Severus, AE 24 of Bagis, Lydia. 193-211 AD. Magistrate Antigonus. AY K L CE CEOYHROC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / (from centre right) EPI ANTIG AR A TO B BAGHNWN, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. Waddington 4890; Kraft pl. 77.1a.TextImage
JULIA DOMNA
Leypold I, 912 corr.Julia Domna, AE19 of Bagis, Lydia. AD 193-217. 3.5 gr. IOYLIA CEBAC, draped bust right / BAGHNWN, Asklepios standing facing, looking left, resting on serpent-entwined staff. Leypold I, 912 corr. (obv. legend).TextImage
Lindgren A716AJulia Domna, AE23 of Bagis, Lydia. 193-217 AD. 7.70g. Magistrate Asklepiados. IOY DOMNA CEBA, draped bust right / EPI ACKLHPIADOY BAGHNWN, Hygieia, on left, standing right, holding serpent, facing Asklepios, on right, standing left, leaning on serpent-entwined staff. Lindgen A716A.TextImage
Pecunem 29, 418Julia Domna, AE23 of Bagis, Lydia, AD 193-217, Magistrate Asklepiados. IOY DOMNA CEBA, draped bust right / EPI ACKLHPIADOY BAGHNWN ARXON TO B in two circles around and in exergue, Tyche standing left, kalathos on head, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Pecunem auction 29, lot 418.TextImage
SNG vA. 8217Julia Domna, AE 18 of Bagis, Lydia. 193-217 AD. Magistrate Gaius. 2,61 g. IOYLIA CEBACTH, draped bust right / EPI GAIOY A ARX BAGHNWN, Asklepios standing facing, looking left, resting on serpent-entwined staff. SNG Lewis 1517; SNG von Aulock 8217; Imhoof LS 7.TextImage
Waddington 4891Julia Domna, AE30 of Bagis, Lydia. 193-217, Magistrate Diogenus. IOY DOMNA CEBA, draped bust right / EPI DIOGENOYC ARX A BAGHNWN, Tyche standing left, kalathos on head, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Waddington 4891.TextImage
CARACALLA
BMC 33Caracalla, AE29 of Bageis, Lydia. AY K M AYR ANTWNEINOC, laureate, cuirassed bust right, with aegis on chest / EPI GAIOU ASKLIWNOC ARC A BAGHNWN, Tyche standing left, holding corn-ears and rudder in right hand, and cornucopiae in left. BMC 33.TextImage
BMC 36Caracalla, AE22 of Bagis, Lydia. 198-217. AY K M ANTWNEIN, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KAISAREWN BAGHNWN, Dionysos standing half-left, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot left; behind him Pan dancing left, holding syrinx in outstretched left hand. BMC 36; Mionnet IV, 87.TextImage
SNG Cop 51Caracalla, AE23 of Bagis, Lydia. 7.96 gr. 211-217 AD. AY K M A ANTWNEIN, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KAICAREWN BAGHNWN, Dionysos, naked, standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot left. SNG Cop. 51.TextImage
SNG vA 2916Caracalla, AE29 of Bagis, Lydia, 15.8g. Dot AY dot K dot M dot AY dot ANTWNEINOC, laureate head right / KAICAREWN BAGHNWN, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle with wings spread on right hand and sceptre in left. SNG Cop. 50; SNG von Aulock 2916; BMC Lydia 39-40.TextImage
Waddington 4894Caracalla AE19 of Bagis, Lydia, 198-217 AD. AY K AYR ANTWNEI, laureate head right / KECAREWN BAGHNWN (KE ligate), Asklepios standing facing, looking left, resting on serpent-entwined staff. Imhoof LS 6; Waddington 4894.TextImage
Waddington 4895Caracalla, AE19 of Bagis, Lydia. 198-217, Magistrate Diogenos Anti.. AY KAI ANTWNEI, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / EPI DIOGEN-OY ARX A TO B BAG-HNWN, Asklepios standing front, head left, leaning on serpent-entwined staff. Waddington 4895.TextImage
Waddington 7055Caracalla, AE42 of Bagis, Lydia. AD 198-217. 43.42 g. AY KA.. ANTWNINOC C, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KAISAREWN BAGHNWN, Caracalla, radiate, on horseback riding right, spearing an enemy; Nike right, holding trophy before the horse. Waddington 7055; Prowe III, 1429.TextImage
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Voyages, 2
Caracalla, AE medallion of Bagis, Lydia, 45.26 gr. 198-217 AD. AY KA M AYR ANTWNEINOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / KAICAREWN, BAGHNWN in ex. Caracalla on horseback right, hurling spear at an enemy under the horse; another enemy wearing Phrygian cap and holding bow, kneeling with one knee on the ground; to right, Nike standing left, one foot on a globe, raising right hand towards the horse, trophy in field above her. Waddington, Voyages.. Lydia, 2.TextImage
GETA
BMC 42Geta, AE23 of Bagis, Lydia. AD 209-212. Magistrate Gaius. P CEPT GETAC KAI, bare-headed, draped bust right / EPI GAIOY ARX BAGHNWN, Tyche standing left, kalathos on head, holding rudder and cornucopiae. BMC 42-43; SNG Cop 52.TextImage
BMC 44Geta, AE23 of Bagis, Lydia. 198-209 AD. Magistrate Gaius. P CEPT GETAC KAI, draped bust right / EPI GAIOY ARX BAGHNWN, Tyche standing left, kalathos on head, holding grain ears, rudder and cornucopiae. BMC 44; Weber 6787; Waddington 4896; SNG Cop 53.TextImage
BMC 47 Geta, as Caesar, AE 23 of Bagis, Lydia. P CEPT GETAC KAI, draped bust right, seen from the back / EPI GAIOU ARC BAGHNWN, Hygieia on left, feeding serpent in arms, and Asklepios on right, leaning on serpent-entwined staff; Telesphoros standing facing between them. BMC 47-48.TextImage
BMC 49Geta as Caesar, Struck under Antigonus. 198-209 AD. AE 28, 11.99g. L CEPTI GETAC KAICAR, bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right / EPI ANTIG B ARX A TO B BAGHNW, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. BMC 49.TextImage
Imhoof GRM 2Geta, AE28 of Bagis, Lydia. 198-209 AD. Magistrate Asklepiados P Ail. Met. 11.30 gr. AV KAI PO CEP GETAC CE, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / EPI ACKLHPIADOY P AIL MHT ARX A-B, BAGHNWN, Athena walking right, holding spear, left hand lowered to a shield at her side. Imhoof GRM 2; Mionnet IV, 90 corr. (rev. legend.)TextImage
Paris 130Geta, AE25 of Bagis, Lydia. 209-212 AD. Magistrate Diogenus. 9.27 gr. AY KAI PO CE GETAC CE, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / EPI DIOGENOY AR BAGHNWN, Zeus standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. Paris 130.TextImage
SEVERUS ALEXANDER
Paris 136ASeverus Alexander. AE of Bagis, Lydia. 222-235. 4.28 gr. AY K M A CE ALEXANDROC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / BAGHNWN, Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot. Paris 136A.TextImage
VALERIAN I
Mionnet IV, 95Valerian, AE27 of Bagis, Lydia. 253-260 AD. K PO KOR BALERIANOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KAICAREWN BAGHNWN, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. Mionnet IV, 95. (very likely a coin of Valerian II).TextImage
SNG Cop 56Valerian I, AE33 of Bagis, Lydia. AD 253-260. AY K PO L BALERIANOC, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KAISAREWN around, BAGHNWN below, Emperor riding right, holding spear, three fallen enemies before and beneath the horse. SNG Cop 56; Prowe III, 1432.TextImage
GALLIENUS
BMC 54Gallienus, AE of Bagis, Lydia, in Homonia with Temenothyrai. 26.27 g. AV KA PO LIK GALLIHNOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KAICAREWN BAGHNWN THMENOQUREWN OMONOIA, Mn, standing right, holding pine cone and sceptre, foot on bucranium, facing Tyche, standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Franke/Noll 114 (this coin); BMC 54.TextImage
Niggeler 624Gallienus. AE36 of Bagis, Lydia, in alliance with Temenothyrae, Phrygia. AD 253-268. 26.08 gr. AU KA PO LIK GALLIHNOC, laureate, draped bust right, aegis on chest / KAICAREWN BAGHNWN THMENOQUREWN OMONUA, Mn standing right, wearing Phrygian cap, foot on bucranium, crescent on shoulders, holding pine cone and sceptre; Tyche, kalathos on head, standing at his side, looking left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Niggeler Collection I, 624 ; SNG Cop. 58; SNG von Aulock 2918.TextImage
SALONINA
SNG Tub. 3669Salonina, AE38 of Bagis, Lydia in alliance with Temenothyrae, Phrygia, 253-268 AD. KORNHLIA CALONINA, draped bust right on crescent / KAICAREWN BAGHNWN THMENOQYREWN OMONYA, Herakles and Dionysos, both naked, standing front and looking left; Herakles resting on club with right hand and with lionskin in left hand, and Dionysos, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot. SNG Tuebingen 3669; Fox II, 133.TextImage
VALERIAN II
SGI 4705 Valerian II AE21 of Bagis, Lydia. K PO KOR BALERIANOC, laureate, draped & cuirassed bust right / KAICAREWN BAGHNWN, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. BMC 52. TextImage
Waddington 4898Valerian II, AE25 of Bagis, Lydia. 258-260. K PO KOR BALERIANOC, laureate, draped bust right / KAICAREWN BAGHNWN, Zeus standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. Waddington 4898.TextImage

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