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Ancient Coinage of Mesopotamia, Seleukeia ad Tigrim


Seleukeia or Seleucia ad Tigrim (on the Tigris), Mesopotamia

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LeRider 19Mesopotamia, Seleukeia ad Tigrim. Municipal Issue, Circa 100 BC. 29mm (17.80 gm). Turreted, draped & veiled bust of Tyche right / SELEUKEWN right, TWN PRWS left, TIGREI in exergue, Tyche seated left, holding Nike in right hand, cornucopiae in left; monogram under throne. TextImage
McDowell 136Mesopotamia, Seleukeia ad Tigrim. 1st century AD. 18mm, 3.65 g. Dated SE 327 (AD 16/7), month of Artemesios. Turreted and draped bust of Tyche right / Veiled and draped female bust right, wearing kalathos; mongram behind, date around.TextImage
McDowell 142Mesopotamia, Seleukeia ad Tigrim. 1st century AD. 15mm, 3.48 g. Dated SE 351 (AD 40/1). Turreted and draped bust of Tyche right / Nike advancing left, holding palm; date before.TextImage
SNGCop 269Mesopotamia, Seleukeia ad Tigrim. 2nd-1st centuries BC. 18mm 5.04 g. Turreted head of Tyche right; monogram behind / Tyche seated left, holding Nike and cornucopia; thymiaterion to inner right. cf. BMC 4 (monogram not noted); cf. SNG Copenhagen 269.TextImage
See also: Entry for Seleuceia ad Tigrim on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Tigrim in the ANS Database
Search for Seleukeia at Incitatus Coins

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