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CITY AND SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
BMC 1Lydia, Philadelphia AE16. Before 133 BC. Macedonian shield, star in centre / FILADEL/FEWN above and beneath winged thunderbolt, NK monogram above, all within wreath. BMC 1.TextFull Size
BMC 2Philadelphia, Lydia, AE14. 100 BC - AD 14. Macedonian shield, star in centre / FILADEL-FEWN above and beneath winged thunderbolt, RPME monogram above, all within wreath. BMC 2-3; SNG Tuebingen 3738.TextFull Size
BMC 4Philadelphia, Lydia, AE15, Autonomous. 100 BC - AD 14. 5.05 gr. Macedonian shield / FILADEL-FEWN, above and beneath thunderbolt and DI monogram within laurel wreath. BMC 4; Mionnet IV, 526; Paris 910.TextFull Size
BMC 8Philadelphia, Lydia, Autonomous. 100 BC - AD 14. 9.02 gr. Draped bust of Artemis right, bow and quiver at shoulder / FILADELFEWN, Apollo, laureate, bare to waist, seated left on throne, holding patera, and resting left hand on a lyre; raven sitting right on the rear upright of the throne. PA and RA monograms in left field. Imhoof LS 1; BMC 8-9; Mionnet Supp. VII, 373; Waddington 5123.TextFull Size
BMC 10Philadelphia, Lydia. 1st Century BC, AE20. Draped bust of Artemis right, wearing stephane, with quiver and arrows behind back / ERMIPPOS ERMOGENOUS ARCIEREUS, Apollo enthroned left, holding lyre and plectrum, owl in left field. BMC 10; SNG Copenhagen 337; SNG von Aulock 3058.TextFull Size
BMC 13Philadelphia, Lydia, AE. 2nd-1st c. BC. 8.13 gr. Draped bust of Artemis right, bow and quiver over shoulder / ERMIPPOS ARCIEREUS FILADELFEWN, Apollo in long chiton standing right, holding lyre and plectrum in lowered right hand. BMC 13.TextFull Size
BMC 16Philadelphia, Lydia, AE17, Autonomous. 100 BC - AD 14. Magistrate Hermippos. FILADELFEWN, head of Dionysos right, wreathed with ivy / ERMIPPOS ARXIEREYS (or ARXIEREYS ERMIPPOS depending on whether the legend begins at bottom left or upper right), panther walking left, head turned back, carrying filleted thyrsos in its mouth. BMC 16; Walcher 2691; SNG v. Aulock 3057; SNG Cop 340; Paris 919.TextFull Size
BMC 17Philadelphia, Lydia, 100-14 BC. AE 16mm, 4.28 gr. Head of Dionysos right, wreathed with ivy / FILADEL-FEWN, thyrsos, bound with fillet. DIO monogram in upper left field. BMC 17-18; SNG Cop. 341.TextFull Size
BMC 20Philadelphia, Lydia, Autonomous issue. AE16, 4.25 gr, 2nd-1st C. BC. Jugate, laureate heads of the Dioskuri right / Caps of the Dioscuri, surmounted by stars; ME monogram between them, FILADELFEWN below. BMC 20.TextFull Size
BMC 21Philadelphia, Lydia, AE16. Autonomous. ca. 100-0 BC. Laureate, jugate heads of the Dioskuri right / FILADELFEWN, two piloi, each with a star above it, NK monogram between them. BMC 21; SNG Cop 351; Mionnet Supp. VII, 368.TextFull Size
BMC 24Philadelphis, Lydia, semi-autonomous. 193-211. ZEYC KORYFAIOC, head of Zeus Koryphaeos left, hair bound by a taenia / FILADELFEWN, Aphrodite standing right, holding apple in outstretched left hand, her right hand raised drawing up the edge of her chiton. BMC 24; SNG Tuebingen 3749; Leypold I 1110; Paris 928.TextFull Size
BMC 25Philadelphia, Lydia. AE18, semi-autonomous. 193-211. IERA CYNKLHTOC, bare-headed, draped bust of the Senate right / FILADELFEWN, stag standing right. Hunter 7; BMC 25; SNG v. Aulock 3063; Leypold I 1106.TextFull Size
BMC 28Philadelphia, Lydia, AE16. CYNKLHTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / FILADELFEW-N, Stag standing right. BMC 28.TextFull Size
BMC 30Philadelphia, Lydia, AE19. semi-autonomous. 193-211 Magistrate Perikleos. 5.85 gr. DHMOC FILADELFEWN, unbearded, laureate head of Demos right / EPI PERIKLEOYC ARX, Hekate, holding patera in right hand and torch in left, standing front, looking right, on the back of a lion running left. BMC 30; Imhoof GM 605; Mionnet IV, 553 corr (obv. described as Augustus); Waddington 5128.TextFull Size
BMC 31Philadelphia, Lydia, semi-autonomous. 193-211. FILADELFIA, turreted head of Tyche right / FILADELFEWN, Zeus seated left on stool, holding Nike and sceptre. BMC 31; Mionnet IV, 530; Paris 924; Leypold I 1108.TextFull Size
BMC 32Philadelphia, Lydia. Circa 2nd-3rd Century AD. AE 21mm (6.27 gm). Bust of Tyche right, wearing turreted headdress / Apollo standing left, holding lyre, branch. TextFull Size
BMC 33Philadelphia, Lydia. semi-autonomous issue. 193-211. Magistrate Dokimos. FILADELFIA, turreted head of Tyche right / EPI DOKIMOY A, Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot left. BMC 33.TextFull Size
BMC 36Philadelphia. Lydia, semi-autonomous. 193-211. Laureate, youthful head of Herakles right, lionskin around neck / FILADELFEWN, bunch of grapes on a stem. BMC 36.TextFull Size
BMC 42Philadelphia, Lydia, AE 23mm, 7.69 g. 198-268 AD. DHMOC, youthful head right, long hair bound with taenia, drapery on left shoulder / FL FILADELFEW, N in field, NEWKORW, N in two lines in ex., lion walking right. BMC 42; Weber 6883; Mionnet IV 547, Kurth, Demos 396.TextFull Size
BMC 43Philadelphia, Lydia, Demos / Lion, AE26. 198-268 AD. DHMOC, unbearded, youthful head of Demos right, long hair bound with taenia, drapery on left shoulder / FL FILADELF-EW-N, NEWKORW (in ex.=no final N), lion walking right. BMC 43.TextFull Size
BMC 48Philadelphia, Lydia, AE25m semi-autonomous. 198-268. DHMOC, unbearded bust of Demos right, hair bound in a taenia, slight drapery on left shoulder / FILADELFEWN NEWKORWN, Artemis running left, looking right, holding bow in left hand and with her right hand reaching for an arrow from quiver at her shoulder. BMC 48.TextFull Size
BMC 49Philadelphia, Lydia, AE 25, semi-autonomous. 198-260. DHMOC, unbearded, head of Demos right, hair bound in a taenia / FL FILADELFEWN NEWKO-RWN, she-wolf standing left, head turned back, suckling Romulus and Remus. BMC 49; SNG Cop 361; Paris 941.TextFull Size
BMC 50Philadelphia, Lydia, AE21. 198-268. 4.04 gr. FILADELFIA, turreted, draped bust of Tyche right / NEWKOROC, Asklepios standing front, looking left, leaning on serpent-entwined staff. Hunter 9; BMC 50.TextFull Size
BMC 113Philadelphia, Lydia, AE26, semi-autonomous. 198-250. Alliance Issue with Smyrna. DHMOC FILADELFEWN NEWK, unbearded head of Demos right, hair bound in a taenia / K CMYR G NEWK OM, Kybele, turreted, seated left, holding patera and resting left hand on drum. BMC 113; Mionnet Supp. VII, 386-387; Paris 947.TextFull Size
BMC 118Philadelpheia, Lydia, AE24, Pseudo-autonomous issue, Homonoia with Smyrna. ca. 198-217 AD. DHMOC FILADELFEWN NEWK, unbearded, diademed head of Demos right / K CMUR G NE-W- OMO, Homonoia, turreted, seated left, holding on outstretched left hand two small figures of the Nemeses of Smyrna, and cornucopiae on left arm. BMC 118; Mionnet Supp. VII 385.TextFull Size
Brandt 130762Philadelphia, Lydia, AE14, Autonomous. 100 BC - AD 14. 3.60 gr. Macedonian shield with star in centre / FILADELFEWN, above and beneath thunderbolt and AR monogram within laurel wreath. Unpublished monogram. Michael Brandt 130762.TextFull Size
CNG 53, 22Philadelphia, Lydia. 198-268 AD. AE 23mm. DHMOC, unbearded, youthful head of Demos right, hair bound with taenia / FILADELFEWN, Artemis in short chiton, standing right, strung bow in left hand and with right drawing arrow from quiver at her shoulder (no hound). Unlisted with Artemis standing right. Unpublished var.TextFull Size
CNG 281, 234Philadelphia, Lydia. AE 29. semi-autonomous. 193-211. 6.0 gr. IERA CYNKLHTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / FILADELFEWN, Nike walking right, holding wreath and palm branch. CNG 281, 234, unpublished.TextFull Size
Hookmoor 13024Philadelphia, Lydia, AE19. Autonomous issue, 2nd-1st C. BC. 7.63g. Draped bust of Artemis right wearing stephane, bow and quiver at shoulder / FILADELFEWN, Apollo standing right in short chiton, holding plectrum in left hand and lyre in right, sideways WA monogram in right field. Hookmoor item 13024. Unpublished with this monogram. Var of Imhoof-Blumer LS 2-3 var. and Weber 6878.TextFull Size
Imhoof LS 2Philadelphia, Lydia, AE20. Autonomous. 100 BC - AD 14. Draped bust of Artemis right, bow and quiver behind shoulder / FILADELFEWN, Apollo, laureate, standing right, holding plectrum in lowered right hand and lyre in left arm, DI and sideways WA monogram in right field. Imhoof LS 2; SNG Munich 400.TextFull Size
Imhoof LS 8Philadelphia, Lydia, AE17, Autonomous. 100 BC - AD 14. Magistrate Hermippos. FILADELFE, head of Dionysos right, wreathed with ivy / ERMIPPOS ARXIEREYS, panther walking left, head turned back, carrying filleted thyrsos in its mouth. Imhoof LS 8; Mionnet IV, 536; Paris 918A; Leake Supp. 3.TextFull Size
Imhoof LS 9Philadelphia, Lydia, AE15, Autonomous. 100 BC - AD 14. Magistrate Hermippos. Macedonian shield / ER-MIP in two lines above, FILADEL-FEWN above and beneath thunderbolt within laurel wreath. Imhoof LS 9.TextFull Size
Lindgren 774 Lydia, Philadelphia. AE22 semi-autonomous issue. AD 198-268. AE 22mm. DHMOC FILADELFEWN, unbearded, laureate head of Demos right / EPI P KAIKI KLEWNOC ARX A, Aphrodite standing right in long chiton, holding apple in outstretched left hand and draping herself with chiton which she draws over right shoulder. Lindgren 774.TextFull Size
Mionnet IV, 525Philadelphia, Lydia, AE15, Autonomous. 100 BC - AD 14. 5.53 gr. Macedonian shield / FILADELFEWN, above and beneath thunderbolt and WME monogram within laurel wreath. Mionnet IV, 525; Paris 908.TextFull Size
Mionnet IV, 528Philadelphia, Lydia, AE15, Autonomous. after 120 BC. Bearded head of Zeus right, hair bound in a taenia / FILADEL-FEwN, lyre within laurel wreath, plectrum below, RPME monogram above. Mionnet IV, 528; Paris 912.TextFull Size
Mionnet IV, 529Philadelphia, Lydia. semi-autonomous, 30 BC - AD 276. FILADELFIA, draped bust of Artemis right, bow and quiver behind shoulder / FILADELFEWN, Apollo, radiate, naked, standing right, holding strung bow in both hands, about to shoot an arrow. Mionnet IV, 529; Paris 923.TextFull Size
Mionnet IV, 545Philadelphia, Lydia. AE, 9.08 g. 198-268 AD. DHMOC, unbearded, laureate head of Demos right / FL FILADEL-FEWN NEWKOR-WN, Athena with kalathos on head and double chiton, standing to front, head left, holding cult figure of Artemis Anaitis on outstretched right hand, spear and shield in left. Mionnet IV 545.TextFull Size
Mionnet Supp. VII, 380Philadelphia, Lydia, AE25, semi-autonomous. 198-268. IERA CYNKLHTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / FILADELFEWN NEWKORWN, Tyche standing left, kalathos on head, holding rudder in right hand and cornucopiae in left. Mionnet Supp. VII, 380; Paris 940.TextFull Size
Mionnet Supp. VII, 383Philadelphia, Lydia, AE27, semi-autonomous. 198-250. Alliance Issue with Smyrna. DHMOC FILADELFEWN NEW, unbearded, diademed head of Demos right / K CMYRNAIWN G NEWKORWN OMONOIA, Kybele, turreted, seated left, holding patera and sceptre and resting left hand on drum, lion sitting at foot left. Mionnet Supp. VII, 383; Paris 943.TextFull Size
Paris 912CPhiladelphia, Lydia, AE17, Autonomous. after 120 BC. 5.37 gr. Bearded head of Zeus right, hair bound in a taenia / FILADEL-FEwN, lyre within laurel wreath, plectrum below, OKA monogram above. Paris 912C.TextFull Size
Paris 913Philadelphia, Lydia, AE26, Autonomous. 100 BC - AD 14. Draped bust of Artemis right, wearing stephane, bow and quiver behind shoulder / FILADELFEWN, Apollo standing right, holding lyre, LWPP monogram in right field. Paris 913.TextFull Size
Paris 923APhiladelphia, Lydia, AE22. semi-autonomous. 100-200. FILADELFIA, turreted head of Tyche right / FILADELFEWN, Artemis standing front, looking right, holding bow in left hand and with her right hand reaching for an arrow from quiver at her shoulder. Paris 923A.TextFull Size
Paris 936Philadelphia, Lydia, AE20, semi-autonomous. 193-250. 5.04 gr. IERA CYNKLHTOC, bare-headed, draped bust of the Senate right / FL FILADELFEWN NEWKORWN, Artemis standing front, looking right, holding bow and reaching for an arrow from quiver at her shoulder. Paris 936.TextFull Size
Paris 1972-820Philadelphia, Lydia, semi-autonomous. 1980-260. AE23, Alliance issue with Smyrna. DHMOC FILADELFEWN NEWK, unbearded, laureate, draped bust of Demos right / K CMYRNAIWN G NEWKORWN OMONOIA, Kybele, turreted, seated left on throne, holding patera and sceptre, resting left arm on drum, lion sitting left at foot. Paris 1972.820.TextFull Size
Paris M5742Philadelphia, Lydia, AE16, Autonomous. 100 BC - AD 14. Draped bust of Artemis right, wearing stephane, bow and quiver behind shoulder / FILADELFEWN, Apollo standing right, holding lyre, S in right field. Paris M5742.TextFull Size
Pecunem 16, 396Philadelphia, Lydia, AE14, Autonomous. 100 BC - AD 14. 4.28 gr. Macedonian shield with star in centre / FILADEL-FEWN, above and beneath thunderbolt and WPA monogram within laurel wreath. Pecunem 16, 396.TextFull Size
Rohde 93Philadelphia, Lydia, AE19, Autonomous. after 120 BC. 5.53 gr. Bearded head of Zeus right, hair bound in a taenia / FILADEL-FEwN, lyre within laurel wreath, plectrum below, RKA monogram above. Unpublished monogram. Rohde 93.TextFull Size
Rohde 180Philadelphia, Lydia, AE17, Autonomous. ca. 100-0 BC. 3.63 gr. Laureate, jugate heads of the Dioskuri right / FILADELFEWN, two piloi, each with a star above it, AR monogram between them, RK monogram (R retrograde) in right field. Rohde 180.TextFull Size
Rohde 4021Philadelphia, Lydia, AE17, Autonomous. after 120 BC. 5.78 gr. Bearded head of Zeus right, hair bound in a taenia / FILADEL-FEWN, lyre within laurel wreath, DI monogram above. Unpublished var (upper case omega; monogram). Rohde 4021.TextFull Size
Rohde 9936Philadelphia, Lydia, AE23, Autonomous. 193-211. 5.60 gr. FILADELFIA, turreted and draped bust of Tyche right / FILADELFEWN, Apollo, naked, standing front, looking right, resting left hand on a lyre set on a low, garlanded cippus; serpent-entwined tripod altar in left field. Rohde 9936. Unpublished reverse type.TextFull Size
RPC 3036Philadelphia, Lydia, AE18, semi.autonomous. 41-54. Magistrate Mantios. 3.8 gr. NEOKAICAREWN, turreted head of Tyche right / MANTIOS, bunch of grapes. RPC 3036; Imhoof KM 4; Imhoof LS 22.TextFull Size
Rutten 10037Philadelphia, Lydia, AE 27 ca 200 AD. DHMOC, unbearded, diademed bust of Demos right, slight drapery on left shoulder / FL FILADELF-EWN NEWKORWN, turreted Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Rutten 10037 on Forum Ancient Coins Gallery, otherwise unpublished reverse for Philadelphia; Kurth Demos 608.TextFull Size
Sear #4719Philadelphia, Lydia, AE18. Head of Zeus right, hair bound in a taenia / FILADEL-FEWN Lyre within wreath. No monogram or symbol. Hunter 6. Text
SNG Cop 343Lydia, Philadelphia. 3rd-2nd Century BC. AE 17mm. Macedonian shield / FILADEL-FEWN, thunderbolt within wreath, ODI monogram above. TextFull Size
SNG Cop 356Philadelphia, Lydia, AE 23, 210-276 AD. DHMOC, unbearded, youthful head of Demos right, hair bound with taenia, slight drapery on left shoulder / FL FILADELFEWN NEWKORWN, Artemis in short chiton, running right, strung bow in left hand and with right drawing arrow from quiver at her shoulder; hound at her side. BMC 46-47; SNG Cop. 356; SNG Aulock 3070; SNG Leypold 1105 (same dies). TextFull Size
SNG Cop 357Philadelphia, Lydia, semi-autonomous. 198-268. DHMOC, unbearded bust of Demos right, hair bound in a taenia, slight drapery on left shoulder / FL FILADELFEWN NEWKORWN, Artemis running left, looking right, holding bow in left hand and with her right hand reaching for an arrow from quiver at her shoulder. SNG Cop 357.TextFull Size
SNG Cop 360Philadelphia, Lydia, AE23, 198-268 AD. DHMOC, bust of Demos right, hair bound with taenia, slight drapery on left shoulder / FL FILADEL-FEWN NEWKORWN, Aphrodite standing right in long chiton, holding apple in outstretched left hand and draping herself with chiton which she draws over right shoulder. SNG Righetti 1054; SNG Cop. 360.TextFull Size
SNG Cop 365Philadelphia, Lydia, AE17, Autonomous. 30 BC - AD 276. FL FILADELFEWN, turreted, draped bust of Tyche right / NEWKORWN, cult image of Artemis Anaitis standing facing, wearing polos and veil, star and crescent in upper left and right fields. SNG Cop 365; Mionnet IV, 531.TextFull Size
SNG Cop 366Philadelphia, Lydia, AE21, semi-autonomous. 200-268. FL FILADELFEWN, turreted and draped bust of Tyche right / NEWKORWN, Nike walking right, holding taenia with both hands. SNG Cop 366-367; Mionnet IV, 551; Paris 951.TextFull Size
SNG Cop 392Philadelphia, Lydia, AE26, semi-autonomous, 198-250 Alliance Issue with Smyrna. 7.10 gr. DHMOC FILADELFEWN NEWK, unbearded bust of Demos right, hair bound in a taenia, slight drapery on left shoulder / K CMYRNAIWN G NEWKORWN OMONOIA, Kybele, turreted, seated left, holding patera and sceptre and resting left hand on drum, lion sitting at foot left. SNG Cop 392.TextFull Size
SNG Lewis 999Philadelphia, Lydia, AE19, semi-autonomous. 2nd - 1st C. BC. 7.63 gr. Draped bust of Artemis right wearing stephane, bow and quiver at shoulder / FILADELFEWN, Apollo standing right, clad in chiton, holding lyre and plectrum, WKA monogram in right field. SNG Lewis 999.TextFull Size
SNG Lewis 1532Philadelphia, Lydia, AE25 semi-autonomous issue. 198-268. 6.42 gr. DHMOC, unbearded, laureate head of Demos right / FL FILADELFEWN NEWKORWN, Aphrodite standing right, holding apple in left hand and draping herself with chiton which she draws over right shoulder. SNG Lewis 1532.TextFull Size
SNG Leypold 1105Philadelphia, Lydia, AE 23, 3rd. C. AD. DHMOC, unbearded head of Demos right, long hair bound in taenia, slight drapery on left shoulder / FILADELFE-WN NEWKORWN, Artemis advancing right, holding bow in left hand and drawing arrow from quiver at shoulder, hound at her feet. SNG Leypold 1105; BMC 46-47 var (rev legend); SNG Cop. 356-357 var (ditto).TextFull Size
SNG Righetti 1056Philadelphia, Lydia. AE22, semi-autonomous. 193-211. Magistrate Dokimos. FILADELFEWN, turreted and draped bust of Tyche right / EPI DOKIMOY A, Zeus standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. SNG Righetti 1056; Lindgren I 776; SNG Cop 364; Mionnet Supp. VII, 377.TextFull Size
SNG Tub 3738Philadelphia, Lydia, Autonomous. 100 BC-AD 14. Macedonian shield / FILADEL-FEWN above and beneath thunderbolt, RPME monogram above, all within laurel wreath. BMC 2-3; SNG Tuebingen 3738.TextFull Size
SNG Tub 3741Philadelphia, Lydia, AE14, Autonomous. 100 BC - AD 14. 3.60 gr. Macedonian shield / FILADELFEWN, above and beneath thunderbolt and HFA monogram within laurel wreath. SNG Tuebingen 3741. SNGTub_3741TextFull Size
SNG Tub 3752Philadelphia, Lydia, semi-autonomous. 200-268. FILADELFEIA, turreted and draped bust of Tyche right / NEWKOROC, Nike walking right, using both hands to form a wreath from an olive branch. SNG Tuebingen 3752; Paris 951A.TextFull Size
SNG Tub 3753Philadelphia, Lydia, semi-autonomous. 198-268. FL FILADELFIA, turreted and draped bust of Tyche right / NEWKOROC, Asklepios standing front, head left, leaning on serpent-entwined staff. SNG Tuebingen 3753; Mionnet IV, 550; Paris 950.TextFull Size
SNG Tub. 3754Philadephia, Lydia. 200-276 AD. AE25. DHMOC FILADELFEWN NEWK, unbearded, draped bust of Demos right, hair bound with taenia / K CMUR G NE-WK OMO, Kybele, seated left on throne, holding patera and transverse sceptre, resting arm on tympanum; lion at side of feet. SNG Tuebingen 3754; cf. SNG von Aulock 3068 (same obverse die, same reverse with longer legend).TextFull Size
SNG vA 3060Philadelphia, Lydia, AE14, Autonomous. 100 BC - AD 14. Magistrate Hermippos. 3.50 gr. Macedonian shield / ERMIP-POS (in two lines above) FILADELFEWN, above and beneath thunderbolt within laurel wreath. SNG v. Aulock 3060; SNG Cop 342; Mionnet Supp. VII, 367 corr. (magistrate's name).TextFull Size
SNG vA 3064Philadelphia, Lydia, Imperial Times. AE 18mm. FL FILADELFEWN, Turreted, draped bust of Tyche right / NEWKORWN, cult statue of Artemis Ephesia facing, stag at foot to left and right. SNG von Aulock 3064; Hunter 10.TextFull Size
SNG vA 3067Philadelphia, Lydia. Semi-autonomous. 200-260. Alliance Issue with Smyrna. DHMOC FILADELFEWN NEWK, unbearded head of Demos right, hair bound in a taenia / K CMYRNAIWN G NEWKORWN OMONOIA, Kybele, turreted, seated left, holding patera and sceptre and resting left hand on drum, lion sitting at foot left. SNG v. Aulock 3067.TextFull Size
TM 1009Lydia, Philadelphia AE 22, 4.68 g. Time of Philip I, 244-249 AD. DHMOC, unbearded, laureate head of Demos right / FILA, DELFE/WN (in two lines in ex.), Panther right, attacking a stag. Neptune Numis. TM1009; ; Kurth Demos 600. Unpublished. For reverse image: Mionnet, IV, 594 (Philip I).TextFull Size
Waddington 5124Philadelphia, Lydia, AE23, semi-autonomous. 193-211. Magistrate Dokimos. FILADELFEWN, turreted head of Tyche right / EPI DOKIMOY AR, Apollo, naked, standing front, looking left, holding branch in lowered right hand and resting left hand on lyre set on rock. Waddington 5124 (listing ARX in error, X not visible on the Paris coin); Paris 925; Imhoof GM 603; Leypold I 1109.TextFull Size
Waddington 5126Philadelphia, Lydia, AE20, semi-autonomous. 193-211. Magistrate Oresteinos. EPI ORECTEINOY, draped bust of Serapis left, kalathos on head / FILADELFEWN, Isis standing front left, holding sistrum and vase. Imhoof GM 604; Mionnet IV, 532 corr (legend); Waddington 5126; Paris 926.TextFull Size
Waddington 5127Philadelphia, Lydia. AE19, semi-autonomous. 198-260. FL FILADELFIA, turreted head of Tyche right / NEWKOROC, cult image of Artemis Anaitis facing, wearing polos and veil. Waddington 5127; Paris 952.TextFull Size
Waddington 5128Philadelphia, Lydia, semi-autonomous. 193-211. Magistrate Perikleos. DHMOC FILADELFEWN, unbearded, laureate head of Demos right / EPI PERIKLEOYC ARX, Hekate, holding patera in right hand and torch in left, standing front, looking right, on the back of a lion reclining or running left. BMC 30; Imhoof, GM 605; Mionnet IV, 553 corr (obv: "Augustus"); Waddington 5128; Paris 955.TextFull Size
Waddington 5129Philadelphia, Lydia, AE26, semi-autonomous. 198-217. Alliance issue with Smyrna. DHMOC FILADELFEWN NEWKORWN, unbearded head of Demos right, hair bound in a taenia / KAI CMYRNAIWN G NEWKORWN OMONOIA, Homonoia seated left, holding statuette of Artemis Anaitis. Waddington 5129; Paris 946.TextFull Size
Waddington 5130Philadelphia, Lydia. AE24, semi-autonomous. 98-117. Magistrate Nigros. IERA CYNKLHTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / EPI G B NIGROY A TO B FILADELFEWN, Tyche standing left, kalathos on head, holding rudder in right hand and cornucopiae in left. Waddington 5130 (rev. legend corr.); Mionnet IV, 542 (ditto); Paris 934.TextFull Size
Waddington 5132 corrPhiladelphia, Lydia, AE26, semi-autonomous. 193-211. Magistrate Ladi Severus. 7.86 gr. IERA CYNKLHTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / EPI LADI CEBHROY FILADELFEWN, distyle temple with curved architrave, Aphrodite, naked, standing within in bashful pose. Waddington 5132 corr. (name read as ALLI); Paris 953.TextFull Size
Waddington 5133Philadelphia, Lydia, AE25, semi-autonomous. 193-250. IERA CYNKLHTOC, bare head of the Senate left / FL FILADELFEWN NEWKORWN, Artemis walking right, looking left, holding bow and reaching for an arrow from quiver at her shoulder. Waddington 5133; Paris 938.TextFull Size
Walcher 2685Philadelphia, Lydia, AE27, semi-autonomous. 193-250. IERA CYNKLHTOC, bare head of the Senate left / FL FILADELFEWN E NEWKORWN, she-wolf standing left, head turned back, suckling Romulus and Remus. Walcher 2685; Paris 921.TextFull Size
Walcher 2685(2)Philadelphia, Lydia, AE27, semi-autonomous. 193-250. IERA CYNKLHTOC, bare head of the Senate left / FL FILADELFEWN E NEWKORWN, she-wolf standing left, head turned back, suckling Romulus and Remus. Walcher 2685; Paris 921.TextFull Size
Walcher 2687Philadelphia, Lydia, AE23, Autonomous. 198-268. 3.51 gr. DHMOC, unbearded head of Demos right, hair bound in a taenia / FL FILADELFEWN NEWKORWN, Aphrodite standing right, holding apple in left hand and draping herself with chiton which she draws over right shoulder. Walcher Coll. 2687; Mionnet IV, 543.TextFull Size
Weber 6874Philadelphia, Lydia, AE19. Autonomous. 100 BC - AD 14. Magistrate Hermippos Hermogenos. Draped bust of Artemis right, wearing stephane, bow and quiver behind shoulder / FILADELFEWN ERMIPPOS ERMOGENOUS ARCIEREUS, Apollo, laureate, bare to waist, seated left on throne, holding patera, and resting left hand on a lyre; owl sitting right on the back of the throne. SNG Lewis 998; Weber 6874-6876; BMC 10-12; Mionnet Supp. VII, 372; Hunter 1-2; Mionnet IV, 534.TextFull Size
Weber 6885Philadelphia, Lydia, AE23, semi-autonomous. 198-268. IERA CYNKLHTOC, laureate and draped bust of the Senate left / FILADELFEWN NEWKORWN, Hermes walking right, naked but for chlamys, looking left, holding caduceus, dragging a ram by the horns behind him. Weber 6885; Mionnet IV, 540; Paris 931.TextFull Size
Winterthur 3843Philadelphia, Lydia, AE14, Autonomous. 100 BC - AD 14. 4.04 gr. Macedonian shield with star in centre / FILADELFEWN to left and right, thunderbolt and ME monogram within laurel wreath. Winterthur 3843.TextFull Size
TIBERIUS
RPC 3017ATiberius, AE15 of Philadelphia as Neocaesarea, Lydia. 14-37 AD. TIBERION CEBACTON, bare head right / NEOKAICAREIC, winged thunderbolt. RPC 3017A; Paris 957; Waddington 6359; SNG Cop 373.TextFull Size
CALIGULA
RPC 3018Caligula, AE17 of Philadelphia, Lydia. GAIOC KAICAP, laureate head right / FILADELFEWN MELANFOS IEREUS GERMANIKOU, jugate, laureate & draped busts of the Dioscouri right. TextFull Size
RPC 3023Caligula, AE18 of Philadelphia, Lydia, 4.5g. Magistrate Ermogenes Olympionikes. GAIOS KAISAR, bare head right, star behind / FILA[DELFEWN ERMOGENHS OLY]MPIO[NIKHS], laureate, jugate busts of the Dioscuri right, palm behind. RPC 3023; BMC 53.TextFull Size
RPC 3023 varCaligula, AE17 of Philadelphia, Lydia, 3.3g. Magistrate Ermogenes Olympionikes. GAIOS KAISAR, bare head right, lituus under chin / [FI]L[A DELFIWN in 2 lines to left; [H]RMOGENHS [OL]YMPIONI KHS in 3 lines to right of thunderbolt. RPC 3023v (Dioscuri rev); RPC 3026v (magistrate).TextFull Size
RPC 3023vCaligula AE18 of Lydia, Philadelphia. 37-41 AD. Hermogenes, Olympionikes. GAIOS (KAISAR), bare head right / busts of the Dioscuri right, palm branch behind. RPC 3023 var (no star on obv.) TextImage
RPC 3024Caligula, AE17 of Philadelphia, Lydia. AD 37-41. Philopatris, magistrate. 3.8 g. GAIOS KAISAR, bare-headed, draped bust right; star behind / FILADELFEWN L..NE..HS FILOPATRIS, Jugate, laureate and draped busts of the Dioscuri right. RPC 3024; SNG Cop 369; Imhoof LS 10; SNG Munich 415; Mionnet IV, 554.TextFull Size
RPC 3026Caligula AE15 of Philadelphia, Lydia. GAIOC KAICAP, bare head right, lituus before / FILA DELFEWN MOCXIMWNOC, thunderbolt. TextImage
RPC 3027ACaligula AE15 of Philadelphia, Lydia. GAIOC KAICAP, bare head right, lituus before. / FILA DELFEWN MOCXIMWNOC, thunderbolt. TextFull Size
RPC 3028Caligula AE 18mm of Philadelphia, Lydia. Kleandros Philokaisar, magistrate. Bare head right / Capricorn left with cornucopiae; monogram before. SNGvA 3072. TextImage
RPC 3029Caligula, AE18 of Philadelphia, Lydia. 37-41 AD. GAIOS KAISAR, bare head right / FILADELFEWN ANTIOCOS APOLLODOTOU FILOKAISAR, capricorn springing left, cornucopiae on its back. Monogram in field. RPC I 3029; Paris 959; Waddington 5134; Imhoof LS 16; Imhoof GM 608; Imhoof KM 1; Vienna 31074. SNG Cop 370.TextFull Size
RPC 3029ACaligula, AE of Philadelphia, Lydia. 37-41 AD, 3.53 g. GAIOS KAISAR, bare head right, lituus before. FILADELFEWN ANTIOCOS, winged thunderbolt. RPC Suppl. I, 3029A. ex Aufhäuser 9, 279.TextFull Size
RPC S2-3030ACaligula AE20 of Philadelphia, Lydia. Magistrate Zenon. 3.68g. GAIOC KAICAR, bare head right, lituus before / FILADELFEWN ZHNWN, above and beneath winged thunderbolt. RPC S2-1-3030A; Paris 2002-202.TextFull Size
RPC 3032Caligula AE 19mm of Lydia, Philadelphia. Artemon, son of Hermogenos, moneyer. GAIOC KAICAP GEPMANIKOC NEOKAICAPEWN, laureate head right / AGRIPPINAN APTEMWN EPMOGENOVC, Agrippina Senior seated right on chair with ornate legs, holding scepter & cornucopiae. BMC 55, SNG Cop 372. TextImage
RPC 3033Caligula AE18 of Lydia, Philadelphia. Magistrate Artemon Hermogenous. GAIOC KAICAP GEPMANIKOC, laureate head right / ARTEMWN ERMOGENOVC NEOKAICAPEWN, panther advancing right, head turned back, holding thyrsus. TextImage
CLAUDIUS
RPC 3035Lydia, Philadelphia. Claudius. 41-54 AD. AE 16mm (3.46 gm). T KLAVDIOC GERMANIKOC KAICAP, Laureate head right / NEOKAICAREWN MANTIOC, five ears of corn. RPC I 3035.TextFull Size
AGRIPPINA II
RPC 3042Agrippina II, AE of Philadelphia, Lydia. 54-59 AD. 2.93 g. AGRIPPEINAN SEBASTHN, draped bust right / FILADELFEWN NEIKANWR, cornucopiae full of fruit. RPC 3042; BMC 59.TextFull Size
NERO
RPC 3041Nero, AE18 of Philadelphia, Lydia. NERWN SEBACTOC, Draped bust right / TI NEIKANOR FILADELFEWN, Hekate standing facing holding two torches. RPC 3041; Imhoof, Lydische Stadtmuenzen 30.TextFull Size
VESPASIAN
RPC 1329Vespasian, AE of Philadelphia, Lydia. 69-79 AD. 6.28 g. OUESPASIANOS KAISAR, laureate head right / EPI MELHQ PLEMAIUO KAI HRWDOU FILADEL FLABI, Zeus standing left, holding eagle and sceptre, altar to left. RPC 1329; BMC 61.TextFull Size
TITUS
RPC 1330Titus, AE19 of Philadelphia, Lydia. 81-96 AD. (from bottom right) TITOC KAICAP, laureate head right / (from bottom right) FLABI FILADELFEWN, Artemis Ephesia, cult statue standing facing with supports, between two lions. RPC 1330/10 (supplement); SNG Leypold 1124.TextFull Size
DOMITIAN
RPC 1331Domitian, Philadelphia, Lydia, AE15, DOMITIAN KAICAR, bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right / FLABI FILADELFEWN, Apollo standing facing, head right, holding lyre. RPC 1331; BMC 62.TextFull Size
RPC 1334Domitian AE19 of Philadelphia, Lydia, AD 91-96. Magistrate Lagetes. DOMITIANOC KAICAR, laureate head right / EPI LAGETA FILADELFEWN (from top left, anti-clockwise), cult statue of Artemis Ephesia facing, wearing polos and veil, holding supports. Imhoof LS 32; SNG Munich 419; Mionnet IV, 561; RPC 1334.TextFull Size
RPC 1338Domitian AE of Philadelphia, Lydia. 81-96 AD. 5.30 g. AUTOKRATWR KAISAR DOMITIANOS, laureate head right / EPI FL PRAXEOU ARC PR IEREWS IERWSU E DIA BIOU FILADELFWN F, Kybele seated left between two lions, resting right hand on the back of a stag. RPC 1338; cf BMC 376.TextFull Size
DOMITIA
RPC 1336Domitia Longina AE16 of Philadelphia, Lydia. DOMITIA AUGOYCTA, draped bust right, hair in queue down neck / EPI LAGET FILADELFEWN, bunch of grapes. SNG Copenhagen 379. TextFull Size
RPC 1340Domitia AE21 of Philadelphia, Lydia, 82-96 AD. 8.15g. DOMITIA AUGOUCTA, draped bust right / FILA-DEL-FIWN in four lines within laurel-wreath. SNG Cop. 378; RPC 1340; SNG von Aulock 3075; BMC 63.TextFull Size
TRAJAN
BMC 67Trajan AE20 of Philadelphia, Lydia, AE20. AU N TPAIANON CE GER, laureate head right / EPI CEBERIANOU FILADE, Kybele seated left with tympanon and patera, lion at feet. BMC 67.TextFull Size
PLOTINA
BMC 70Plotina, AE of Philadelphia, Lydia. 4.99 gr. PLWTEINA CEBACTH, draped bust right / FI-LADE-LFE-WN in four lines within wreath. BMC 70.TextFull Size
FAUSTINA II
Mionnet IV, 574 varFaustina II, AE26 of Philadelphia, Lydia. 12.39 gr. 147-175 AD. Magistrate Eugenetoros. (from top right) FAYCTEINA CEBACTH, draped bust right / EPI EYGENETOR FILADELFEWN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and image of Artemis Ephesia. SNG München 424 var (magistrate); Mionnet IV, 574 var (ditto).TextFull Size
SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS
BMC 77Septimius Severus, AE23 of Philadelphia, Lydia. 193-211 AD. AV KAI CEOVHROC, laureate head right / FILAD-ELFEWN above and beneath she-wolf standing right, suckling the twins Romulus and Remus. BMC Lydia 77.TextFull Size
JULIA DOMNA
BMC 80Julia Domna, AE of Philadelphia, Lydia. 14.96 gr. IOYLIA CEBACTH, draped bust right / EPI L KAPITQNOC ARX FL FILADELFEWN NEWKORWN, Agonistic table on which are two prize urns each with a palm branch, two purses between them; beneath the table, vase with two palm branches between two sprinklers. BMC 80; SNG Tübingen 3757. Lindgren II, 784.TextFull Size
Mionnet IV, 581Julia Domna, AE18 of Philadelphia, Lydia. 3.2 gr. IOYLIA CEBAC, draped bust right / FILADELFEWN, Pan, naked, dancing left. Mionnet IV, 581.TextFull Size
Rauch 2013, 723Julia Domna, AE 15.16 gr of Philadelphia, Lydia. Magistrate Dokimos. IOYLIA CEBACTH, draped bust right / EPI DOKIMOY ARXONTOC FILADELFEWN, tetrastyle temple with statue of Aphrodite standing front within, looking left, dolphin at foot. Apparently unpublished. H.D. Rauch, Summer 2013, 723.TextFull Size
CARACALLA
BMC 85Caracalla, AE30 of Philadelphia, Lydia. 198-217 AD. AYT K M AYR ANTWNEINOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from the back / EPI CTRA IOYLIANOY A POL FILADELFEWN, coiled serpent with head raised left and protruding tongue, on the back of a bridled horse pacing left. BMC 85; Kraft pl. 74, 5b (same dies).TextFull Size
CNG 69-1001Caracalla AE 32mm of Lydia, Philadelphia in alliance with with Laodicea ad Lycum. AYT K M AYR ANTWNEINOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / FILADELFEWN KE LAODIKEWN EP MIL AB ARX OMONOIA around, in fields and below, Zeus Laodiceus standing right, facing Artemis standing front, holding bow, reaching for an arrow from quiver at her shoulder, dead stag at her side. TextImage
SEVERUS ALEXANDER
BMC 99Severus Alexander AE of Philadelphia, Lydia, 222-235 AD, 5.10 g. M AVR SEVH ALEXANDROC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / FL FILADELFEWN NEWKORWN, Nike advancing right, holding wreath and palm. BMC 99; SNG München 428.TextFull Size
Winterthur 3874Severus Alexander, AE29 of Philadelphia, Lydia. 222-235. Magistrate Julius Ariston Julianus. AYT K M AYR CEVH ALEZANDROC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / EPI IOYL ARICTON IOYLIANOY FL FILADELFEWN NEWKOR, Coiled serpent on horse right. Winterthur 3874 (BMC 98 var, rev. legend).TextFull Size
GORDIAN III
SNG Cop 393Gordian III, AE37 of Philadelphia, Lydia. 238-244 AD. 20.74 gr. AVT K M ANT GORDIANOC, Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / FL FILA NEWK ZMUR G NEWK OMON EP A MARKOU AR A TO B. Cult statue of Artemis Ephesia facing, with stags at her sides, between the two Nemeses of Smyrna. SNG Cop 393; Lederer 73 in RSN 1943; RPC VII 268.TextFull Size
PHILIP I
Leypold I, 1141Philip I, AE37 of Philadelphia, Lydia. AD 244-249. 18.8 g. AYT K M IOYL FILIPPOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / EP AVR MAXIM IOVL ARX A FILADELFEWN NEWKOR around A-DEIA-ALEIA in three lines within wreath. Leypold I, 1141.TextFull Size
PHILIP II
BMC 106Philip II, AE of Philadelphia, Lydia. 244-247 AD, as Caesar, 4.94 g. M IOV FILIPPOC KAICAP, bare-headed, draped, cuirassed bust right / FL FILADELFEWN NEWKORWN, panther right, licking the head of a kneeling kid or goat. BMC 106.TextFull Size
TRAJAN DECIUS
Aufhauser 4, 427Trajan Decius, AE of Philadelphia, Lydia. 249-251 AD. 18.29 g. AVT K M KV TRAIANOC DEKIOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / EP AUR ROUFEINOU PWL B GAI ARC A FL FILADELFEWN NEWKORWN, aagonistic table surmounted by two prize crowns with two palm branches between them, selection urn below. Unpublished for Decius. Aufhauser 4 (1987), 427.TextFull Size
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