Ancient Coinage of Mysia, Hadrianeia

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SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
BMC 2Hadrianeia ad Rhyndakos, Mysia. AE. 4.48 g. 2 c. BC. IEΡA CYNKΛHTOC, Draped bust of Senate right / AΔΡIANEΩN, bearded river god Rhyndacus, reclining left, holding reed and cornucopiae, resting on overturned urn, from which water flows. SNG von Aulock 1126. SNG BN 1028; BMC 2.TextImage
Fritze 432Hadrianeia, Mysia, AE15 semi-autonomous issue. AD 150-200. 2.18 g. Bare-headed, draped bust of Hermes right, caduceus over shoulder / AΔΡIANEΩN, ram standing right. Fritze Mysien 432-433; SNG von Aulock 1127; Hill 3; Mionnet V, 203; Philipsen 1779.TextImage
Fritze 437Hadrianeia, Mysia, AE12 semi-autonomous issue. AD 218-235. Head of Herakles right / AΔΡI-A-NE, ram walking right. Fritze Mysien 437 (same dies); Imhoof KM 1; SNG Cop 164-165.TextImage
Fritze 442Hadrianeia, Mysia, AE19 semi-autonomous issue. AD 193-211. IEΡOC ΔHMOC, laureate head of Demos right / AΔΡIANΩN, Artemis, wearing short, belted chiton and boots, walking right, looking back, holding torch in each hand. SNG von Aulock 1130; Fritze Mysien 442; Kurth Demos 853.TextImage
SNG vA 1131Hadrianeia, Mysia, semi-autonomous AE18, Time of Septimius Severus, 193-210 AD. IEΡOC ΔHMOC, unbearded, laureate head of Demos right/ AΔΡIANEΩN, Tyche with kalathos standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. SNG von Aulock 1131; Fritze Mysien 444; SNG Cop. 167; Kurth Demos 854.TextImage
COMMODUS
Fritze 458 varCommodus AE 27mm of Mysia, Hadrianeia. AYT K M AYΡ KOMMOΔOC, Laureate head right / EΠ AΠOΛΛΩNIOY ΛOYKIOY A AΡC TO B AΔΡIANEΩN, Commodus on horseback right, thrusting with spear and lion running right below. Fritze 458 var (rev legend). TextImage
SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS
Fritze 521Septimius Severus, AE35 of Hadrianeia, Mysia. AD 193-211. AY K Λ CE CEOYHΡOC ΠE, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / AΔΡIANΩN ΠΡOC OΛYMΠON beneath and around Apollo, naked, standing right, holding lyre on a serpent-entwined tripod, column surmounted by Artemis standing right, holding bow and reaching for an arrow. Fritze Mysien 521; Mionnet II 115; Mionnet Supp. V 219.TextImage
SNG vA 7237varSeptimius Severus, AE27 of Hadrianeia, Mysia. 192-211 AD, 13.4gr. AYT K...CEΠTI CEOYHΡOC CE, laureate head right / EΠ MHNOΦANOYΣ TEIMOKΡ AΡC AΔΡIANEΩN, Kybele seated right in cart drawn by two lions. Not in usual sources. This reverse is known for Caracalla, cf. Von Aulock 7237; Fritze 466; Imhoof KM P. 505 ,no. 2.TextImage
JULIA DOMNA
SNG vA 1136Julia Domna, AE of Hadrianeia, Mysia. 5.82 g. IOYΛIA ΔOMNA, draped bust right / AΔΡIANEITΩN, bearded river god Rhyndacus, reclining left, holding reed and cornucopiae, resting on overturned urn, from which water flows. SNG von Aulock 1136 (same dies); SNG BN 1042; Lindgren 253 (this coin).TextImage
CARACALLA
Mionnet 225Caracalla, AE of Hadrianeia, Mysia. 28.02 g. AVK KAI M AVΡ ANTΩNEINOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / EΠI..MHΛANΔΡΩN KΛEIAN AΡX AΔΡIANEΩN, River god Rhyndakos reclining right beneath tree, holding reed and resting arm on overturned urn from which water flows. Before him, Hermes standing facing, head left, holding purse and caduceus, ram at foot. Mionnet Supp. 5, 225.TextImage
SNG vA 7237 Caracalla AE 27mm of Hadrianeia, Mysia. AY KAI M AYΡ ANTΩNEINOC, Laureate, draped & cuirassed bust right / E MENANΔΡOY AΡ A AΔΡIANEΩN, Kybele, holding sceptre, resting arm on tympanum, in cart drawn right by two lions. SNG von Aulock 7237; Fritze Mysien 466; Inhoof KM 2.TextImage
GETA
Mionnet Supp. 5, 229Geta AE24, Hadrianeia, Mysia, 198-209 AD. Π CEΠ ΓETAC KAI, draped bust right / AΔΡIANEΩN, bull standing right. Mionnet Supp. 5, 229; Hill, Hadriana 26: Lindgren I 104 var (rev legend). TextImage
ELAGABALUS
Waddington 836Elagabalus AE20 of Hadrianeia, Mysia. ANTΩNEINOC, laureate draped bust right / AΔΡIANEΩN, Hermes standing left holding purse and caduceus. Von Fritze 465a; Waddington 836.TextImage
PHILIP I
Fritze Mysien 538Philip I, AE37 of Hadrianeia, Mysia. AD 244-249. Magistrate Draukos Epaphrodeitos. AYT K M IOYΛ ΦIΛIΠΠOC AYΓ, laureate, draped bust right / EΠI AYΡ ΔΡAYKOY EΠAΦΡOΔEITOY ΠΡΩ AΡX AΔΡIANΩN, Dionysos, naked, standing left, holding bunch of grapes and thyrsos, small satyr at foot left, reaching for the grapes, panther at foot right. Fritze Mysien 538; Hill 35 in JIAN 1898; Mionnet II, 127.TextImage
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