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Ancient Coinage of Lydia, Daldis-Flaviopolis


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CIVIC and SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
BMC 1Daldis, Lydia, AE22, semi-autonomous. 69-96. Magistrate Menekratos. ΔAΛΔIANΩN draped bust of Demos right, hair bound with taenia / EPI MENEKRATOYC B, Cult statue of Artemis Ephesia standing front. BMC 1; Kurth Demos 540; Waddington 4954; Paris 259.TextImage
BMC 2Daldis AE21, 200 AD. AE21. SYNKLHTOS IERA, Laureate bust of the Senate right / EPI TI FLA ULA FLAB KAISAR DALDI, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle. BMC 2.TextImage
BMC 2vDaldis, Lydia, AE19, semi-autonomous. 69-96. Magistrate Titus Flavius Caesar. 4.21 gr. QEON CYNKLHTON, draped bust of the Senate right / EPI TI FLA UL FLA DALDI, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. Slight var (rev. legend) of BMC 2; Imhoof LS 2-3; SNG Cop 110.TextImage
BMC 4Daldis, Lydia, AE15, semi-autonomous. 193-230. Helmeted head of Athena right, aegis on chest / ΔAΛΔIANΩN Cult statue of Artemis Ephesia standing to front. BMC 4; Paris 258; Svoronos 229 in JIAN 1904.TextImage
BMC 6Daldis, Lydia, Autonomous. 117-138 AD. AE 24. IERA CYNKLHTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / ΔAΛΔIANΩN, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. BMC 6-7; Mionnet IV 166.TextImage
BMC 8Daldis-Flaviopolis, Lydia. AE19. Semi-Autonomous. IEROC-DHMOC, Youthful, laureate head of Demos right, slight drapery on left shoulder / ΔAΛΔIANΩN, Tyche standing right holding rudder and cornucopiae. BMC 8; Mionnet IV 168; SNG Munich 98; Waddington 4955; Paris 260.TextImage
Hunter 1Daldis, Lydia, AE22, semi-autonomous. 30 BC-276 AD. IERA CYNKLHTOC, (N is retrograde), draped bust of the Senate right / ΔAΛΔIANΩN Artemis huntress, wearing short chiton, running right, siezing from behind the horns of a stag rearing right. Hunter 1; Paris 255.TextImage
Imhoof LS 1Daldis, Lydia, semi-autonomous issue. 69-96 AD. Magistrate Menekratos. FLABIOPOLEITWN DALDIANW, herm of Herakles right, holding club and lionskin / EPI MENEKRATOU STRATHGOU B, Apollo seated left on rock, holding lyre and branch. Imhoof LS, 1, otherwise unpublished.TextImage
Imhoof LS 4Daldis, Lydia, semi-autonomous. 193-211. Magistrate Metrodoros. CYNKLHTOC IERA, draped bust of the Senate left / EP MHTRODWROY AR ΔAΛΔIANΩN Asklepios standing facing, head left, resting on serpent-entwined staff. Imhoof LS 4; SNG Turkey 5, 341.TextImage
Lindgren III 456aDaldis, Lydia, AE20, semi-autonomous. AD 198-268. 4.21 g. IERA CYNKLHTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / ΔAΛΔIANΩN, Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos and filleted thyrsus, panther at foot standing left. Lindgren III 456a.TextImage
Mionnet IV, 165Daldis, Lydia, AE22, semi-autonomous, 30 BC-276 AD. IERA CYNKLHTOC, laureate, draped bust of the Senate right / ΔAΛΔIANΩN Artemis huntress, wearing short chiton, advancing right, holding bow, reaching for arrow from quiver at shoulder, hound at foot right. Mionnet IV, 165; Paris 255A.TextImage
Mionnet IV, 167Daldis, Lydia, semi-autonomous. 117-138. 19.6 mm. 5.01 gr. IERA DHMOC, youthful, unbearded head of Demos right / ΔAΛΔIANΩN Apollo naked, seated left on rock, holding lyre in left hand and laurel branch in right. Mionnet IV, 167; Paris 262.TextImage
Mionnet S7, 116Daldis, Lydia. Pseudo-autonomous coinage. AE. 2 cent. AD. 0.70 g. Bearded, laureate head of mature Dionysos or Herakles right / ΔAΛΔIANΩN, Bunch of grapes with two leaves. Mionnet Supp. VII, 116 corr.TextImage
Vossen 8066Daldis, Lydia. Severan times, 193-235 AD. AE 25mm. IERA CVNKLHTOC, draped bust of Senate right / ΔAΛΔIANΩN, Amazon standing right, naked but for chlamys over arm, right hand above head, holding spear in left, shield at foot. Apparently unpublished. Vossen 8066.Text
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Winterthur 3724Daldis, Lydia, AE14, semi-autonomous issue. AD 193-211. Bearded head of Silenos right / ΔAΛΔIANΩN, bunch of grapes. Winterthur 3724.Text
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VESPASIAN
RPC 1324Vespasian AE27 of Daldis, Lydia. AD 69-79. 7.7 gr. Magistrate Ti. Fla. Hylas. OYECPACIANOC KAICAR, laureate head right / EPI CT TI FLA YLA FLA KAI DALDI, Kybele seated left, holding patera, resting elbow on drum. RPC 1324; Imhoof AGM 140.TextImage
RPC 1324 (2)Vespasian, AE25 of Daldis (as Flaviopolis Caesarea Daldis), Lydia. AD 69-79. Magistrate Ae. Ti. Fla. Hylas.. 5.55 g. OYECPACIANOC KAICAR, laureate head right / EPI TI FLA YLA FLA KAI DALDI, Kybele, wearing polos, seated left on throne, holding patera and resting left arm on tympanum, lion sitting left at her side. Imhoof AGM 140, in RSN 1913; RPC 1324.TextImage
TRAJAN
BMC 9 varTrajan, AE18 of Daldis, Lydia. 98-117 AD. TRAIANOC KAICAP CE, laureate head right / ΔAΛΔIANΩN, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. BMC 9 var (obv legend); Winterthur 3728; RPC III 2414 corr. (obv legend).TextImage
Mionnet SuppVII, 119Trajan. AE18 of Daldis, Lydia. 98-117. TRAIANOC KAICAR CEB, laureate head right / ΔAΛΔIANΩN Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. Leypold I, 927; Winsemann 692 corr. (obv legend); Mionnet Supp VII, 119 corr. (obv legend); SNG Munich 101 corr. (obv legend); RPC III 2414.TextImage
Winterthur 3728Trajan, AE18 of Daldis, Lydia. AD 98-117. 4.44 g. TΡAIANOC KAICAΡ CE, laureate head right / ΔAΛΔIANΩN, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. Winterthur 3728; RPC III 2414.TextImage
HADRIAN
SNG Righetti 1020Hadrian, AE26 of Daldis, Lydia, 9.5g. Strategos Herakleidos. [AY KAIC] ADRIANOC, laureate cuirassed bust right, wearing aegis / [EPI HRAKLEI]DOU CTR ΔAΛΔIANΩN, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and staff. SNG Righetti 1020; Mionnet 4, 173; RPC III 2415.TextImage
SABINA
Paris 263Sabina, AE17 of Daldis, Lydia, Sabina. 117-138. 3.19 gr. CABEINA CEBACTH (clockwise from top right), draped bust right, wearing stephane / ΔAΛΔIANΩN (clockwise from top right), Apollo seated left on rock, looking right, holding branch and resting left arm on lyre. Paris 263; Kapossy, "Römische Provinzialmünzen in Bern", 43.TextImage
COMMODUS
Hunter 2Commodus, AE37 of Daldis, Lydia, 177-192. AVT KAI M AVP KOMMODOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / EPI AVP MHTRODOROY ARCA ΔAΛΔIANΩN Kybele seated left on cart drawn by two lions, holding sceptre, resting hand on tympanum. Glasgow, Hunter 2.TextImage
SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS
ACR 4, 145Septimius Severus, AE34 of Daldis, Lydia. AD 193-211. Magistrate Artemidoros Lan.. AYT KAIC CEPT CEOYHROC P, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / EΠI AΡTEMIΔΩΡOY ΛAN AΡX A.. ΔAΛΔIANΩN, Kybele seated left, resting arm on drum, facing Apollo, seated right on rock, playing the lyre. CNG 363, 288 and ArtCoins Roma, 4, 145.TextImage
JULIA DOMNA
SNG vA 2935Julia Domna. 193-217 AD. AE 7.45 gr of Daldis, Lydia. IOYLIA CEBACTH, draped bust right / ΔAΛΔIANΩN terminal figure of Herakles to left wearing diadem and with drapery around waist, standing on low base, holding apple of the Hesperides in his right hand and left hand resting on his hip. SNG von Aulock 2935.TextImage
CARACALLA
CNG 286, 225Caracalla. AE37 of Daldis, Lydia. 198-217. Magistrate L. Aur. Metrodoros. 27.0 gr. AVT K M AVR ANTWNEINOC, laureate, cuirassed bust right / EPI L AYR MHTRODWROY ARX A ΔAΛΔIANΩN tetrastyle temple with Tyche standing left within, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Unpublished. CNG 286, 225.TextImage
Vossen 5708Caracalla, AE31 of Daldis, Lydia. 198-217 AD. Archon Artemidoros. AV K M AV ANTWNEINOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / EPI ARTEMIDW P OVLAN ARC / A TO B (TO in monogram form), Hades-Serapis seated left, holding sceptre and extending hand to Kerberos seated left at feet. Unpublished. Tom Vossen Item 5708.TextImage
GETA
Leu 72-484Geta, AE21 of Daldis, Lydia. 198-209 AD. L CE GETAC KA, bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΔAΛΔIANΩN terminal figure of Herakles to left wearing diadem and with drapery around waist, standing on low base, holding apple of the Hesperides in his right hand and left hand resting on his hip. cf SNG AUL 2935 (Julia Domna); Leu 72, 484.TextImage
GORDIAN III
Mionnet IV, 177Gordian III, AE42 of Daldis, Lydia. 238-244. Magistrate L. Aur. Hephaistionos. 39.67 gr. AYT K M ANT GORDIANOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / EP L AYR HFAICTIWNOC ARX A ΔAΛΔIANΩN Artemis huntress, holding bow and arrow, chasing two stags right, two hounds leaping up at the stags. Mionnet IV, 177; Paris 266.TextImage
Paris 265Gordian III AE 48 of Daldis, Lydia. 238-244. Magistrate L. Aur. Hephaistionos. 47.6 mm, 41.89 gr. AYT K M ANT GORDIANOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / EP L AYR HFAICTIWNOC ARX A T B ΔAΛΔIANΩN Perseus, holding the head of Medusa, walking left, approaching three female figures (the Gorgons) seated on the ground by a tree, a winged genius behind them; to left, a horse walking left and looking back; in the background at upper left, a small tetrastyle temple containing Apollo seated right, holding lyre. Kraft pl. 45.57; Mionnet IV 178 corr.; Paris 265.TextImage
TRANQUILLINA
Ritter 27380Tranquillina, AE of Daldis, Lydia. 238-244 AD. FOUL TRANKULLEINA CA, diademed and draped bust right / ΔAΛΔIANΩN, Artemis huntress right with one knee on back of stag, which she pulls down by the horns. Unpublished in the usual sources. Ritter Item 27380.TextImage
RPC IV 203Tranquillina AE31 of Daldis, Lydia. AD 241-244. Magistrate L. Aur. Hephaistionos. 13.95 g. FOYR TRANKYLLEINA CA, draped bust right, wearing stephane / EP L AYR HFAICTIWNOC ARX A T B ΔAΛΔIANΩN Zeus-Serapis seated left, holding patera and ornate sceptre. RPC IV, 203 (same rev die).TextImage
PHILIP I
Kuenker 193, 942Philip I. AE of Daldis, Lydia. 244-249. Magistrate Flav. Ael. Priscus. 6.90 gr. AYT K M IOYL FILIPPOC, radiate, draped bust right / EPI FL AIL PREICKOY APX PR TO, bucranium and torch within wreath. Unpublished. Künker 193, 942.TextImage
Mabbott 1792Philip I, AE38 of Daldis, Lydia. 244-249. Magistrate Flav. Ael. Priscus. 26.01 gr. AYT K M IOYL ΦIΛIΠΠOC AYG, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / EPI FL AIL PREICKOY APX PRW TO B DALDIANWN, the abduction of Persphone: Hades, with billowing chlamys, in quadriga driven right by Eros, carrying away Persephone; fallen flower basket below horses. Mabbott 1792 (as Philip II)TextImage
OTACILIA SEVERA
BMC 15Otacilia Severa. AE32 of Daldis, Lydia. 244-249. Magistrate Fla. J. Preiskos. MARK WTAKIL CEBHRA CEB, draped bust right / EPI FLA I PREICKOY ARXI PRWPO B ΔAΛΔIANΩN Cult statue of Kore standing facing between poppy and grain-ear. BMC 15-BMC 16; Waddington 4956; Paris 264.TextImage
PHILIP II
BMC 17Philip II, AE25 of Daldis, Lydia. 244-247. Magistrate Flav. Ai. Preiskos. M IOYL FILIPPOC, bare-headed, draped bust right / EP FL AI PREICKOY ΔAΛΔIANΩN Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. Imhoof KM 1; BMC 17.TextImage
VALERIAN I
CNG 369, 427Valerian I. AD 253-260. AE38 of Daldis, Lydia. Magistrate M. Aur. Pius Olymp. 25.24 g. AY K Π Λ OYAΛEΡIANOC, bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right / EΠI M AYΡ CTA ΠEIOY OΛYMΠEICA IOY A AΡX ΔAΛΔIANΩN, tetrastyle temple, with Apollo seated left on omphalus, looking right, holding lyre within. Unpublished. CNG 369, Lot 427.TextImage
GALLIENUS
BMC 20Gallienus, AE25 of Daldis, Lydia. 253-268 AD. AYT K P LI GALLIHNOS, laureate, draped bust right / EP PEIOY ΔAΛΔIANΩN Artemis huntress walking right, looking left, holding bow; hound running left at feet. BMC 20.TextImage
Imhoof LS 7Gallienus, AE24 of Daldis, Lydia 253-268. Magistrate Pius Olym... 4.27 gr. AYT K P LI GALLIHNOC, laureate, draped bust right / EP PEIOY ΔAΛΔIANΩN Cult statue of Kore standing facing between poppy and grain-ear. Imhoof LS 7; Paris 267.TextImage
Leypold 929Gallienus, AE22 of Daldis, Lydia, AD 253-268. Magistrate Pius Olym... AY K Π Λ ΓAΛΛIHNOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / EΠ ΠEIOY ΔAΛΔIANΩN, Vase containing corn-ears and poppies. Leypold I, 929; Paris 267.TextImage

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