Ancient Coinage of Macedonia, Thessalonica


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CITY AND SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
AMNG 27vThessalonica, Macedonia, AE14. ca 48 BC. Veiled head right / Foundation scene, priest plowing right with two oxen. RPC I pg. 297. TextImage
AMNG 30Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE16. Time of Domitian. Pan walking right, carrying pedum over shoulder and nebris; to left, a syrinx (or letter D); to right, crescent surmounted by star / ΘEC-CAΛO-NIKE-ΩN, legend in four lines within wreath, eagle above. AMNG 30.TextImage
Berlin 57Thessalonica, Macedonia. AE, Time of Nero to Vespasian. Horse galloping right, long palm behind, monogram beneath right feet (probably with star in crescent above) / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN in 3 lines within wreath. Berlin 57; cf Touratsoglou, Thessaloniki plate 47, type G.TextImage
BMC 1Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE15. 187-131 BC. Head of Apollo right / ΘEΣΣAΛO-NIKHΣ to right and left of tripod with three laurel sprays, TΓ-like monogram to left and right. BMC 1.TextImage
BMC 4Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE23. After 168 BC. Laureate, draped bust of Hermes right, caduceus at shoulder / ΘEΣΣAΛO-NIKHΣ to left and right of Pan, naked, standing left, right hand raised to his head, goat-skin hanging from left arm. ΠYAE monogram to left. BMC 4.TextImage
BMC 16Thessalonica, Macedonia, ca. 187-31 BC. AE19mm, 7.98g. Head of young Dionysos right, wreathed in ivy / ΘEΣΣA-ΛO NI-KH-Σ above and beneath goat standing right, ΠΛE monogram above; MT monogram to right; plough below. BMC 16.TextImage
BMC 19Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE18mm, 158-149 BC. Helmeted head of Athena right / ΘEΣΣAΛO-NIKH above and beneath bull butting right or grazing right. Sear 1467; BMC 19.TextImage
BMC 50Thessalonika, AE23. KABEIΡOΣ, Kabeiros standing left,holding rhiton and hammer / ΘEΣΣA-ΛONIKE-ΩN, legend in three lines within wreath. BMC 50. TextImage
BMC 52Thessalonica, AE18, Severan times. ΘECCAΛONEIKH, Veiled and turreted bust of Tyche right / KABEIPOC, Kabeiros standing left, holding rhyton and hammer. BMC 52; Mionnet Supp. 3, 738.TextImage
Mionnet 318Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE18, 6.30 gr, 18.23 mm. pre-Imperial Times. head of Athena right, wearing Corinthian helmet / ΘEΣ-ΣAΛON-IKΩN, Horse pacing right. Mionnet I, 318; cf Moushmov 6603; cf BMC 40; Sear -.TextImage
Mionnet 333Thessalonica AE20. 200-300 AD. ΘECCAΛONIKH, turreted and draped bust of city goddess right / ΘEC-CAΛO-NIKE-ΩN, four lines within laurel wreath. Mionnet 1, 333; SNG ANS 816-7.TextImage
Moushmov 6591Thessalonica in Macedon, AE20. Flavian Period. ΘECCAΛONEIKH, draped and turreted bust of city goddess right / KABEIPOC, Kabeiros standing left, holding rhyton and hammer. SNGCop 386, RPC 330. TextImage
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Moushmov 6594Macedon, Thessalonica AE19. Diademed head of Zeus right / ΘEΣΣA-ΛONIKEΩN, bull leaping right. Text
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Moushmov 6595Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE19. Head of Zeus right / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN, two goats butting heads. SNG Cop 350. TextImage
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Moushmov 6597Thessalonika, AE21. Laureate head of Zeus right / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKHΣ, eagle with open wings standing right on thunderbolt. BMC 29ff, SNGANS 801; Gaebler 16; Moushmov 6597. TextImage
Moushmov 6600Thessalonica AE 17mm. Diademed head of Artemis right / ΘEΣΣAΛO-NIKAEON, quiver, monograms to left. SNGCop 358. TextImage
Moushmov 6605Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE19. 187-31 BC. Head of Athena right / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKH, horse grazing right. TextImage
Moushmov 6607Macedona, Thessalonica, AE As. After 88 BC. Laureate head of Janus; I above / Two Centaurs prancing, back to back, each holding branch, ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN below. BMC 34. TextImage
Moushmov 6609Macedon, Thessalonica AE24. Head of Dionysos right, wreathed with ivy / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKHΣ, bunch of grapes, ΓA monogram, all in wreath. TextImage
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Moushmov 6610Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE18. Head of Dionysos right wreathed with ivy / ΘEΣΣAΛONIK, goat standing right. SNG Cop 365. TextImage
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Moushmov 6614Macedonia, Thessalonica, AE16. Time of Nero to Vespasian. Horse prancing left, star above / ΘEΣ-ΣAΛO-NIKE-ΩN, four lines within wreath. Lindgren 78, RPC 324. TextImage
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Moushmov 6616Thessalonica AE18. ΘECCAΛONIKH, veiled head (of Demeter?) right / ΘEC-CAΛO-NIKE-ΩN, legend in four lines in laurel wreath. SNG ANS 816-817.Text
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Moushmov 6621Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE20, 187-31 BC. OMONOIA, veiled and diademed head of Homonoia right / ΘEΣ-ΣAΛON-EΩN above and beneath horse running right. Moushmov 6621; SNG Cop 378: Mionnet I, 341. Text
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Moushmov 6628Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE19. Laureate head of Zeus right / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN, prow of ship. TextImage
Moushmov 6628Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE23. Laureate head of Zeus right / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN, prow of ship. TextImage
Moushmov 6633Macedonia, Thessalonica AE28. After 88 BC. Laureate head of Janus; I above / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΣ, two Centaurs prancing, back to back, each holding a thyrsos. BMC 34, SNGCop 370. TextImage
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Moushmov 6634Macedonia, Thessalonica AE As. After 88 BC. Laureate head of Janus / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΣ, two horsemen prancing, back to back, each holding branch. TextImage
Moushmov 6645Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE18. After 158BC. Diademed head of Artemis right / Inscription either side of bow and quiver. TextImage
Moushmov 6652Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE15. Time of Domitian(?) Nike walking right with wreath / ΘEC CAΛO NIKE ΩN, legend in four lines in wreath, eagle above. SNG Cop 382, RPC 326cf. TextImage
Moushmov 6656Thessalonika, Macedonis, ca 187-31 BC, AE19. Head of Dionysos right / ΘEΣ-ΣAΛ-ONIKHΣ to left, right and beneath Pegasos rearing right, grain ear below. Moushmov 6656; SNG Cop 351.TextImage
RPC 326Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE16. Time of Domitian. Nike walking left, holding wreath / ΘEC-CAΛO-NIKE-ΩN, legend in four lines within wreath, eagle above. RPC 326.TextImage
Sear #1463Macedonia under the Romans, AR Tetradrachm, Thessalonika. 90-75 BC. MAKEΔONΩN, Head of Alexander the Great right, with horn of Ammon and long flowing locks, Φ behind / AEΣIΛΛAΣ Θ Club, between money chest and quaestor's chair, all within olive-wreath.
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Sear #1466Macedonia, Thessalonica, AE22. 158-149BC. Head of young Dionysos right, wreathed in ivy / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKHΣ, goat standing right, monogram above.
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Sear #1469Macedonia, Thessalonika, As, After 88 BC. Head of Janus, denomination mark I above / Two centaurs prancing, back to back.
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SNG Cop 388Thessalonica, Autonomous, AE22. ΘECCA-ΛONIKH, Turreted, veiled and draped bust of Tyche right / ΘEC-CAΛO-NIKE-ΩN, legend in four lines within wreath. SNG Cop 388; Mionnet 333; SNG ANS 816-817.TextImage
Tourat GI-AThessalonica, Macedonia, AE15. Pseudo-autonomous issue. 1st century AD. Horse prancing right; above, star within crescent; palm between forelegs / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN in four lines within wreath. Touratsoglou, Thessaloniki pl. 47, G. I/A.TextImage
MARC ANTONY AND OCTAVIAN
RPC 1551Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE30, pseudo-autonomous issue, time of Mark Antony and Octavian, year 5, ca. 37 BC, 18.07 gr. ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN EΛEYΘEΡIAΣ, Draped bust of Eleutheria right / M ANT AYT Γ KAI AYT, Nike walking left, holding holding wreath and palm. RPC 1551; SNG Cop 374.TextImage
RPC 1552Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE23, pseudo-autonomous issue, time of Mark Antony and Octavian, year 5, ca. 37 BC, 9.22 gr. AΓΩNOΘEΣIA, Head of Agonothesia right / ANT KAI in two lines within wreath. RPC 1552; SNG ANS 819-822.TextImage
AUGUSTUS
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RPC 1555Augustus and Divus Julius Caesar, AE19 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. Struck AD 81-96 unter Domitian. 8.96 g. ΘEOC, bare head of Julius Caesar right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, bare head of Augustus (Octavian) right. (Note: Some issues show an Σ instead of C in the legends). RPC 1555; Touratsoglou 28; BMC 58-60; Moushmov 6659; SGI 151.TextImage
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RPC 1559Augustus AE17 of Thessalonica. KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ, laureate head right / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN, three lines within a laurel wreath, star above inscription. Moushmov 6673, BMC 72.TextImage
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RPC 1565Augustus and Tiberius, as Caesar, AE 22mm of Thessalonica. 4-14 AD. ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN, laureate head of Augustus right / TIBEΡIOΣ KAIΣAΡ, bare head of Tiberius right. Moushmov 6683, SNGCop 400, BMC 74, SGI 176.TextImage
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RPC 5409Augustus AE28 of Thessalonica (?). Bare head right / Fiscus, quaetor's chair (sella quaestoria) and hastas, Q below. RPC I 5409; AMNG II 29 note (Pella).TextImage
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RPC 5421Macedon, Thessalonica. Augustus and Divus Julius Caesar. Circa 38 BC. AE 18mm (4.27 gm). CEBACTOC, bare head of Augustus right, ΘF behind head / ΘEOC, bare head of Julius Caesar right.TextImage
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LIVIA
RPC 1563Livia, AE of Thessalonica, Macedonia. 3.64 g. ΘE[O]Y ΛIBIA, diademed and draped bust right / ΘEΣ[ΣA]ΛONI, horse leaping right. RPC 1563; Touratsoglu 87.TextImage
TIBERIUS
Moushmov 6688Tiberius AE22 of Thessalonica. Laureate, draped bust right / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN within wreath.TextImage
Moushmov 6693Tiberius and Drusus, AE20 of Thessalonika, CEBA..TΩ TIBEΡIOC, laureate head right / CEBACTΩ ΔΡOYCOC, Bare head right. Varbanov 4196 (this coin). TextImage
RPC Supp. 1516ATiberius, AE21 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ, laureate head left / ΘEΣΣAΛO-NIKEΩN, legend in two lines within wreath. RPC Supp. 2, 1561A; Varbanov 4175 var (bust right).TextImage
RPC 1567Tiberius and Livia AE22 of Thessalonika, Macedonia. Struck circa 22/3 AD and later. TI KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ, bare head of Tiberius right / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN ΣEBAΣTOY, draped bust of Livia right.TextImage
RPC 1568Tiberius and Livia AE20 of Thessalonika, Macedonia. TI KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ, bare head of Tiberius right / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN ΣEBAΣTOY, bare head of Livia right. TextImage
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SGI 316Tiberius AE 20 of Thessalonica. Tiberius / Veiled head of Livia. BMC.5.117,75.TextImage
CALIGULA
RPC 1572Caligula and Germanicus AE 21 mm of Macedon, Thessalonika. 37-41 AD. Laureate head of Gaius Caligula left / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN ΓEΡMANIKOΣ, bare head of Germanicus left. Touratsoglou 1-2.TextImage
RPC 1573Caligula and Antonia AE20 of Thessalonika, Macedon. Γ KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ, laureate head of Caligula left / ΓEΡMANIKOΣ ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN, veiled head of Antonia left. TextImage
RPC 1576Caligula, AE of Thessalonica, Macedonia. 37-41 AD. (from lower right) Γ KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ, laureate head left / ΘEΣΣAΛO-NIKEΩN in two lines within wreath. RPC 1576; Varbanov 4217.TextImage
RPC 1576Thessalonica, Macedonia, Gaius Caligula. AD 37-41. AE 21mm 9.66 g. KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ, Laureate head left / ΘEΣΣAΛO-NIKEΩN, Legend in two lines within laurel wreath. RPC I 1576; Touratsoglou Group B, 25-46.TextImage
CLAUDIUS

RPC 1578
Claudius AE 21mm of Thessalonica, Macedonia. TI KΛAY KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ ΓEΡM, laureate head of Claudius left / ΘEΣΣAΛONEIKEΩN ΘEOΣ ΣEBAΣTOΣ, radiate head of Augustus right. SNG ANS 842; Varbanov 4235 (this coin). TextImage
RPC 1580Claudius, AE21 of Thessalonica. T KΛAY KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ ΓEΡM, laureate head of Claudius left / ΘEOΣ ΣEBAΣTOΣ ΘEΣΣAΛONEINKΩN, radiate head of Augustus left. RPC 1580.TextImage
RPC 1588Thessalonica. Claudius and Britannicus. 41-54 AD. AE 23mm. Bare head left of Claudius / Bare-headed and draped bust left of Britannicus, legend; all within wreath.TextImage
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ANTONIA
RPC 1582Antonia AE 17mm of Thessalonika, Macedonia. Draped bust right, hair tied in queue down neck / Nike on globe left, holding wreath and palm. SNG ANS 840.TextImage
NERO
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RPC -
Nero, AE17, of Thessalonica, Macedonia. 5.4gr. NEΡ(ON KAI)ΣAΡ (ΣEBAΣ)TOΣ, bare head right / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN, Nike standing right, holding wreath in right hand and palm over left shoulder. Mionnet Supp. 3, 872 var (rev. legend ending); BMC -; RPC -.TextImage
Moushmov 6709Nero AE23 of Thessalonica. Laureate head right / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKHΣ, Nike standing left holding wreath and palm.TextImage
RPC 1590Nero, AE13 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. NEΡΩN KAICAΡ, laureate head right / no legend, horse prancing left, star above, palm branch behind neck. RPC 1590.TextImage
RPC 1592Nero AE24 of Thessalonica. NEΡΩN KAICAΡ, bare head right / ΘEΣΣA-ΛONIKE-ΩN legend in three lines within oak wreath, eagle with wings spread above. Moushmov 6707a. TextImage
RPC 1602Nero AE25 of Thessalonica. NEΡΩN ΣEBAΣTOΣ KAIΣAΡ, bare head left / ΡΩMH ΣEBAΣΣTH ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN, Roma standing half left, holding spear and parazonium. RPC 1602; Varbanov 4251.TextImage
RPC 1603Nero AE23 of Thessalonica. NEΡΩN ΣEBAΣΣTOΣ KAIΣAΡ, bare head left / ΘEΣΣA-ΛONIKE-ΩN legend in three lines, surrounded by oak wreath, eagle with wings spread above. Moushmov Online 6707b.TextImage
RPC 1603vNero AE20 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. NEΡΩN KAIΣ ΣEBAΣΣTOΣ, bare head left / ΘEΣΣA-ΛONIKE-ΩN legend in three lines, eagle above, all within oak wreath. Moushmov Online 6707c.TextImage
RPC 1613Nero AE30 of Thessalonica, Macedon. Macedonia. NEΡΩN KAICAΡ, youthful, bare head left / MAKEΔONΩN, Ares standing left. Moushmov 5876. TextImage
RPC 1614Nero AE24 of Macedonia, Koinon. Thessalonica mint. c 55 AD. NEΡΩN KAICAΡ, young bare head left / ΣEBAΣTOΣ MAKEΔONΩN around Macedonian shield. Moushmov 5875. TextImage
VESPASIAN
Moushmov 6713Vespasian, Thessalonica, AE25. AYTOKΡATOΡ KAIΣAΡ OYEΣΠAΣIANOΣ, laureate head left / ΘEΣΣA-ΛONEI-KΩN legend in three lines, eagle standing right above, all within wreath. TextImage
TITUS
RPC 321Titus and Domitian AE23 of Thessalonika. TITON AYTOKΡATOΡA ΔOMETION KAICAΡA, confronted busts / ΘEΣΣA-ΛONIKE-ΩN legend in three lines, eagle above, all in wreath. Touratsoglou 25. TextImage
RPC 321varTitus und Domitianus als Caesars, AE of Thessalonica. 12.34 gr. AYTOK [...] ΔOMITIANON K, head of Titus facing head of Domitian / ΘEΣΣA-ΛONIKE-ΩN legend in three lines within oak wreath, eagle with palm branch above. RPC 321 var; Varbanov 4277 var.TextImage
NERVA
SNG Cop 410Nerva, AE22 of Thessalonika, Macedonia. AD 96-98. AYT NEΡOYA KAICAΡ, laureate head right / ΘEC-CAΛO-NIKE-ωN in 4 lines, eagle above, all within laurel wreath. RPC III 646; SNG Cop 410.TextImage
TRAJAN
SNGCop 411Trajan. AE. 16.20g; 28mm. Thessalonica, Macedonia. KAICAΡ TΡAIANOC, laureate head right / ΘECCAΛONI-K-EΩN, Nike walking left, holding wreath and palm. Varbanov 4292; SNG Cop. 411.TextImage
SNG Cop 412Trajan, AE28 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. KAICAΡ TΡAIANOC, radiate head right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking right, holding wreath and palm. Varbanov 4292 corr.; SNG Cop 412.TextImage
Varbanov 4289Trajan, AE 22 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. KAICAΡ TΡAIANOC, radiate head right / ΘEC-CAΛO-NIKE-ΩN in four lines within wreath, eagle facing above with head right. Varbanov 4289; BMC 84.TextImage
ANTONINUS PIUS
RPC 4297Antoninus Pius, Thessalonika, AE27. AYTOKΡATΩΡ ANTΩNINOC, laureate draped cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left holding wreath and palm. RPC 4297, Mcclean 3788, Mionnet 891, Moushmov 6723.TextImage
MARCUS AURELIUS
Varbanov 4304Marcus Aurelius, AE20 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. OYHΡOC KAICAΡ, bare head right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN in four lines within wreath. Varbanov 4304; Moushmov 6729.TextImage
COMMODUS
BMC 87Commodus, AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. 8.8gr. 177180 AD. AYTOKΡA ΛOY AVΡH KOMOΔON, youthful, bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking right, holding wreath and palm. BMC 87; Touratsoglou 15-22.TextImage
SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS
Moushmov 6738 Septimius Severus AE27 of Thessalonika. AY K Λ CEΠ CEYHΡOC ΠE, Laureate, draped bust right / ΘECCΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left holding wreath and palm. Moushmov 6738; Varbanov 4341. TextImage
Varbanov 4346Septimius Severus AE26 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AD 193-211. 12.04g. AY K Λ CEC CEYHΡOC ΠEΡ, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking right holding wreath and palm. Varbanov 4346; Touratsoglou 201.20.TextImage
JULIA DOMNA
Moushmov 6743Julia Domna AE24 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. IOYΛIA Δ(OMNA CE), draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking right, holding wreath and palm. TextImage
Moushmov 6747Julia Domna AE24 of Thessalonica. IOYΛIA ΔOMNA CE, draped bust right / ΘECCΛONIKEΩN, distyle temple with figure of Hephaestus within, holding tongs and hammer.TextImage
RA 63866Julia Domna, AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. 6.050g. IOYΛIA ΔOMNA, draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Ares walking right in military dress, holding spear and shield. Ref: RA63866; Mionnet II, 916 var (this reverse for Sept. Severus). Unpublished.TextImage
CARACALLA
Moushmov 6750Caracalla AE23 of Thessalonika, Macedon. A K M AY ANTΩNINOC, Laureate head right / KOINON ΘEC CAΛΩN, Victory in triga right.TextImage
Varbanov 4383Caracalla, AE19.2 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. 5.920 g. AY K M AVΡ ANTΩNINOC, laureate and cuirassed bust right / ΘEC-CAΛO-NEIKE-ΩN, legend in four lines within wreath. Varbanov 4383.TextImage
Varbanov 4401Caracalla, AE26 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. 11.6g. AV K M AVΡ ANTΩNINOC, laureate head right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking right, holding wreath and palm. Varbanov 4401; Moushmov 6749.TextImage
Thessalonica
Varbanov 4402
Caracalla, AE of Thessalonica, Macedonia. 9.92 g. AV K M AVΡ ANTΩNINOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking right, holding wreath and palm branch. Touratsoglu (V 10/R 22); Varbanov 4402.TextImage
Varbanov 4409Caracalla, AE26 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. 11 gr. AYK M AVΡ ANTΩNINOC, Laureate, cuirassed bust right, seen from the back / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left holding Kabeiros and palm branch. Varbanov 4409; SNG Cop 414.TextImage
Varbanov 4410Caracalla, AE 24 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AY K M AYΡ ANTΩNINOC, laureate, cuirassed bust right / ΘECCΛONIKEΩN, Nike standing left, holding wreath and palm. Varbanov 4410.TextImage
PLAUTILLA
Varbanov 3062Plautilla AE25 of Thessalonica. ΠΛAYTIΛΛA AYΓOYCTA, draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left with wreath and palm.TextImage
MACRINUS
Varbanov 4437Macrinus. AE27 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AYT M OΠEΛ CEOY MAKΡEINOC, laureate, cuirassed bust right / ΘECCΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left, holding Kabeiros and palm branch. Varbanov 4437 (this coin); Moushmov 6766.TextImage
JULIA MAMAEA
Moushmov 6779Julia Mamaea, AE24 of Thessalonica, Macedonia, AD 222-235. 8.81 g. IOYΛIA MAMEA AYΓ, diademed and draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left, holding Kabeiros and palm branch. Varbanov 4484; BMC 108; Touratsoglou 32; Moushmov 6779.TextImage
Varbanov 4483Julia Mamaea, AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. IOYΛIA MAMEA AYΓ, draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Kabeiros standing left, holding rhyton and hammer, between two anvils with horn-like projections. Varbanov 4483; Touratsoglou 249, 60.5478.TextImage
ELAGABALUS
Moushmov 6769Elagabalus AE 24 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AY K M ANTΩNEINOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left, holding small Cabeirus and palm branch. TextImage
Moushmov 6769Elagabalus AE22 of Thessalonica. SNG ANS-864. AY K M ANTΩNEINO CEV C, laureate head right / ΘECCΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left, holding small Cabeirus.TextImage
Varbanov 4444Elagabalus, AE 24 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AV K M AVR ANTΩNINOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left, holding small Kabirus and palm branch. Varbanov 4444.TextImage
JULIA PAULA
Moushmov 6774Julia Paula AE25 of Thessalonika, Macedonia. IOVΛIA ΠAVΛA AVΓ, draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left with wreath and palm. SGI 3130.TextObv*Rev
Varbanov 4460Julia Paula AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. IOVΛIA ΠAVΛA AVΓ, draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left, holding Kabeiros and palm. Varbanov 4460.TextImage
JULIA MAESA
Moushmov 6777Julia Maesa, AE23 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AD 218-220. IOVΛIA MAICA AVΓOVCTA, draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left holding Kabeirus and palm branch. Moushmov 6777; Varbanov 4467.TextImage
SEVERUS ALEXANDER
Moushmov 6783Severus Alexander AE24 of Thessalonica. SNG ANS-873. M AV CE..KAICA, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left, holding small Cabeirus. TextImage
Varbanov 4471Severus Alexander, AE of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AV K M AV CE AΛEXANΔΡOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left, holding Kabeiros and palm. Varbanov 4471; Moushmov 6783.TextImage
Varbanov 4472Severus Alexander as Caesar, AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. M AYΡ AΛEXANΔΡOC KAICAΡ, bare-headed, draped, cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left, holding Kabeiros and palm branch. Varbanov 4472; Chaix 191; Mionnet Supp III, 972.TextImage
Varbanov 4473Severus Alexander, AE27 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AVTOK CEV AΛEXANΔΡOC, laureate head right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left, holding Kabeiros and palm. Varbanov 4473 (this coin); Touratsoglou 14.TextImage
MAXIMINUS I
Moushmov 6786Maximinus Thrax AE27 of Thessalonica. AV K Γ IOV OVH MAΞIMEINOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left carrying Kabieros and palm. Touratsoglou 8.TextImage
Moushmov 6788Maximinus I AE24 of Thessalonica. SNG ANS-876. IOV OVH MAΞIMEINOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / Cabeirus standing left between altar and elephant tusk on an anvil, holding rhyton and hammer.TextImage
Varbanov 3098Maximinus I AE25 of Thessalonica. AV K Γ IOV OVH MAΞIMEINOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCΛONIKEΩN, Tyche standing left, holding Kabeiros, Nike standing behind her.TextImage
Varbanov 4486Maximinus I, AE26.21 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. 235-238 AD. ca 7.35 gr. AY K Γ IOY IOH MAXIMEINOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKAIΩN, Nike standing left, holding Kabeiros and palm branch. Varbanov 4486; Moushmov 6786.TextImage
Varbanov 4494Maximinus I AE26 of Thessalonica. AV K Γ IOV OVH MAXIMEINOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Kabeirus standing left by altar, holding rhyton and hammer; horned object on anvil behind. Varbanov 4494; Moushmov 6788; SNG ANS 876.TextImage
MAXIMUS
Mionnet 985Maximus AE28 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. 12.52 gr. Γ IOYΛOYHΡ MAXIMOC KE, bare-headed, draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left, holding Kabeiros and palm branch. Mionnet Supp. III, 985; BMC 115 var.TextImage
Varbanov 4508Maximus. AE 20 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. 9.0 gr. AD 235-238. Γ IOVΛ OVHΡ MAXIMOC KE, bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left, holding Kabeiros and palm branch. Varbanov 4508. TextImage
AQUILIA SEVERA
Moushmov 6776Aquilia Severa, AE26 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AD 220-221. 11.1 gr. IOVΛIA AKVΛIA CEBHΡA CEB, diademed and draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Nike walking left, holding Kabeirus and palm branch. Varbanov 4463 corr (obv legend, bust type); Moushmov 6776 var (obv legend); SNG ANS 869.TextImage
GORDIAN III
BMC 128 Gordian III AE 27mm of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AYT K M ANT ΓOΡΔIANOC, Laureate and draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN KABEIΡIA, Prize-urn containing one palm branch.TextImage
Moushmov 6796 Gordian III AE28 of Thessalonica. AY K M ANT ΓOΡΔIANOC, laureate, draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Apollo naked standing, right hand holding wreath above head, left hand holding a lyre set on tripod. TextImage
Moushmov 6799 Gordian III AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AV K M ANTONIΩC ΓOΡΔIANOC, radiate, draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN NEΩKOΡΩN, ΠYΘ-IA, Apollo, nude, standing left holding Kabeiros and branch. TextImage
Moushmov 6802Gordian III. AE25. Thessalonika. 238-244 AD. AY K M ANT ΓOΡΔIANOC CE, radiate head right / ΘECCAΛONEIKΩ NEΩKOΡON, Nike walking left, holding Kabir and palm branch, resting arm on column on which is placed prize urn. TextImage
Moushmov 6809 Gordian III AE28 of Thessalonica. AVT K M ANT ΓOΡΔIANOC, laureate or radiate head right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN ΠYΘI, Kabir standing, holding rhyton and club. TextImage
Moushmov 6815 Gordian III AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. 9.48 g. AVT K M ANTΩ ΓOΡΔIANOC, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN NEΩ, Π-Y Θ-I A in three lines across fields, tripod with five apples. Moushmov 6815; Varbanov 4523 var (obv legend). TextImage
Moushmov 6819 Gordian III AE 25mm of Thessalonika, Macedonia. AV K M ANTΩ ΓOΡΔIANOC, laureate head right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN KABEIΡIA ΠY-ΘIA, tripod surmounted by prize urn containing one palm branch. Cf. SNGCop 433, Mionnet 1035. TextImage
Moushmov 6821 Gordian III AE25 of Thessalonica. AVT K M ANTΩNIOC ΓOΡΔIANOC / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN ΠYΘIA, tripod surmounted by prize urn and palm, flanked by chepchik to left and vase to right.TextImage
Moushmov 6822 Gordian III, AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AYT K M ANTΩ ΓOΡΔIANOC, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN NEΩKO, prize urn inscribed ΠYΘIA containing one palm branch. Varbanov 4535 var (obv. and rev. legends). (Varbanov 4535 has AV K M.. and NEΩKOΡΩ)TextImage
Moushmov 6828 Gordian III AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AV K M ANTΩ ΓOΡΔIANOC, laureate head right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN NEΩKOΡΩN, ΠYΘIA below, temple with four columns on either side and elaborate peaked roof, seen in perpective.TextImage
Varbanov 4547Gordian III, AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AY K M ANT ΓOΡΔIANOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN (clockwise from top right), Nike walking left, wings spread, holding Kabeiros and palm branch. Varbanov 4547; Moushmov 6800.TextImage
Varbanov 4564Gordian III, AE26 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. A K M ANTWNIOC ΓOΡΔIANOC, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN NEWK, tripod surmoundted by palm branch and five apples, prize urn on left and amphora on right, each containing palm branch. ΠYΘIA below. Varbanov 4564.TextImage
Varbanov 4604Gordian III, AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AYT K M ANT ΓOΡΔIANOC, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN NEΩKOΡON, Distyle temple containing Kabeiros standing facing, head left, between two anvils with horn-shaped projections. Varbanov 4604; Touratsoglou 279, 141.TextImage
Varbanov 4605Gordian III, AE23 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AD 238-244. 11.90 g. AVT K MAR ANT ΓOΡΔIANOC, radiate, draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN NEΩKOΡON, tripod surmounted by five apples on cushion, prize urn with palm branch to left, amphora with palm branch to right. Varbanov 4605; Sear 3641; BMC 130.TextImage
TRANQUILLINA
Moushmov 6831Tranquillina AE23 of Thessalonica. CABINIA TΡANKVΛΛINA AΓO, draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN NEΩKOΡΩN ΠYΘIA, Apollo standing left, leaning on lyre set on column; at foot, prize crown and 5 apples. MTRK 211.TextImage
Touratsoglou 214Tranquillina, AE of Thessalonica, Macedonia. 8.73 g. CABINIA TΡANKYΛΛINA AΓO, draped bust right, wearing stephane / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩ NEΩK, Nike walking left, holding Kabeiros and palm branch. Touratsoglou 214.TextImage
PHILIP I
Moushmov 6834vPhilip I AE28 of Thessalonica. AY K M IOYΛIOC ΦIΛIΠΠOC, laureate, draped bust right right. / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, Apollo Pythios standing left holding Kabeiros, left hand resting on serpent-entwined column, tripod to left surmounted by five apples. Varbanov 4681.TextImage
Moushmov 6835 Philip I AE26 of Thessalonica. AV K M IOVΛI ΦIΛIΠΠOC / ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN ΠYΘI A, Apollo Pythios standing left holding Kabeiros, left hand resting on serpent-entwined column, tripod to left surmounted by five apples.TextImage
Moushmov 6835 Philip I AE27 of Thessalonica. AV K M IOYΛI ΦIΛIΠΠOC, laureate draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN ΠYΘIA, Apollo standing left, holding Kabeiros and branch, table to left surmounted by prize urn with palm.TextImage
Moushmov 6845 Philip I AE25 of Thessalonica. AV K MA IOYΛ ΦIΛIΠΠOC, radiate draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN ΠYΘIA ΔI, four-legged table surmounted by prize crown, apples and purse.TextImage
Moushmov 6847Philip I, AE27 of Thessalonica. AU K MA IOYΛ ΦIΛIΠΠOC, radiate draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN NEOKOΡΩN, Π-Y above, prize crown inscribed ΘIA ΔI with one palm. Moushmov 6847; Varbanov 4707.TextImage
Varbanov 4666Philip I, AE26 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AV K M IOV ΦIΛIΠΠOC, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONEIKEΩN N ΠYΘIA, Agonistic table surmounted by vase, prize urn containing palm, and five apples. Varbanov 4666; Touratsoglou 32.TextImage
Varbanov 4673Philip I AE28 of Thessalonica. AY K M IOVΛIOC ΦIΛIΠΠOC, laureate, draped bust right right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN NE PYQIA, Apollo Pythios standing left, right hand on head, left elbow resting on serpent-entwined column, holding laurel branch and bow; to left a tripod altar surmounted by prize urn containing palm. Varbanov 4673; Touratsoglou 22.TextImage
Varbanov 4709Philip I, AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AV K M IOV ΦIΛIΠΠOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONEIKEΩN ΠYΘIA, Apollo standing left, holding Kabeiros and branch; at his feet a short table surmounted by prize urn containing palm. Varbanov 4709; Moushmov 6835.TextImage
OTACILIA SEVERA
Moushmov 6851Otacilia Severa AE25 of Thessalonica. OTAKIOΛIA CEVHΡA A, draped and diademed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN NE, Apollo standing left, nude, beside a snake entwinded column, on which he rests his left elbow, holding laurel branch and bow, tripod to left surmounted by prize-crown bearing five apples. Touratsoglou 52.TextImage
Moushmov 6853Otacilia Severa AE 25mm of Thessalonica in Macedonia. MAΡ OTAKIΛ CEBHΡA AYΓ, diademed draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN NEΩKOΡΩN, Nike walking left, holding Kabeiros and palm branch. SGI 3986, BMC 138.TextImage
Varbanov 4725 varOtacilia Severa AE28 of Thessalonica. OTAKIΛIA CEBHΡA AY, draped bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN NEΩK, prize urn containing one palm branch. Varbanov 4725 var (palm branch instead of apples).TextImage
PHILIP II
Moushmov 6856Philip II as Augustus, AE25 of Thessalonika, Macedonia. MAΡ IOYΛIOC ΦIΛIΠΠOC AY, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN, distyle shrine containing statue of Apollo Pythios holding Kabieros and branch, tripod at feet to left. AMNG 66v.TextImage
Varbanov 4738 varPhilip II, AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. 11 g. AD 247-249. MAΡ IOYΛI ΦIΛIΠΠOC, bare-headed, draped, cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN NEΩK, Nike walking left, holding apples and palm branch, prize urn containing one palm branch at her feet. Varbanov 4738 var (NEW not NEWK); AMNG -.TextImage
TRAJAN DECIUS
Varbanov 4750Traianus Decius AE27 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AD 249-251. AY[TO KAIC] KYIN TΡAIAN[OC ΔEK]IOC, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKHKO MH Δ NEΩKOΡOC, four prize crowns in two rows, each containing two palm branches. Varbanov 4750; Moushmov 6859; RPC IX 143; Touratsoglou, Thessaloniki II, 3.TextImage
VALERIAN I
Moushmov 6868Valerian, AE30 of Thessalonica, Macedonia, 253-260 AD. 15.70 gr. AVT KAIC ΠOΠ ΛIK OYAΛEΡIANOC, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKH MHT KO B NE, Tyche standing left by altar, holding Kabeiros and cornucopiae. Moushmov 6868; Varbanov 4770.TextImage
GALLIENUS
Moushmov 6875Gallienus, AE28 of Thessalonica. AVT K ΠO ΛIC EΓN ΓAΛΛIHNOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKH MHTΡO KOΛ, Two wrestlers, naked, contending; palm branch to left, wreath to right, ΠYΘIA below. Moushmov 6875.TextImage
Moushmov 6877 varGallienus, AE27 of Thessalonica, Macedonia, 253-260 AD. 15.70 gr. AYT K ΠOΛ ΛIK EΓ ΓAΛΛHNOC, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKH MHT KO B NE, Tyche standing left by altar, kalathos on head, holding Nike and cornucopiae. Moushmov 6877 var (Nike); Varbanov 4809 var.TextImage
Moushmov 6887 varGallienus, AE27 of Thessalonica, Macedonia, 253-260 AD. AYT ΠO ΛIK EΓ ΓAΛΛHNOC, radiate, cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKH MHT KO B NE, Tripod surmounted by five apples. Unpublished reverse type for Gallienus. (cf Moushmov 6866 for Valerian; 6887 for Salonina).TextImage
Varbanov 4782Gallienus, AE29 of Thessalonica, Macedonia, 10.7g. AYT K Π ΠO ΛI EΓN ΓAΛΛHNOC, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKH MHTΡ KO B NE, Kabeiros standing facing, head left, between altar and proboscis, holding rhyton and hammer. Varbanov 4782; Touratsoglou 36.TextImage
Varbanov 4788Gallienus, AE30 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. Double-struck. AYT K ΠOΛI ΛIK ΓAΛΛIHNOC, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKH MHT KO B NE, ΠYΘIA across fields, athlete standing facing, looking right, between two prize urns, holding palm branch, right hand on head. (The double strike makes a second identical figure appear behind him.) Varbanov 4788; Touratslogou 38: Moushmov 6879 var (attributes).TextImage
Varbanov 4809Gallienus, AE30 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AYT ΠO ΛIK EΓ ΓAΛΛHNOC, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ΘECCAΛONIKH MHTΡ KOΛ B NE, Tyche standing left, wearing kalathos, holding Kabeiros and cornucopiae; altar at foot left. Varbanov 4809 (this coin).TextImage
Varbanov 4810Gallienus, AE30 of Thessalonica, Macedonia, 253-260 AD. 16.70 gr. AYT KAI ΠO ΛIK EΓ ΓAΛΛHNOC, radiate, draped bust left, holding spear and shield / ΘECCAΛONIKH MHTΡ KOΛ B NE, ΠYΘIA below, two prize crowns and purse on a table seen in perspective. Touratsoglou 25; Varbanov 4810.TextImage

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