Ancient Coinage of Pamphylia, Magydus



On the coast on Pamphylia, (modern Turkey), southeast of Attaleia, the site of ancient Magydos is now occupied by modern-day Lara Manastir.

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DOMITIAN
RPC 1510Domitian, AE21 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 81-96. ΔOMITIANOC KAICAΡ, laureate head right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Athena standing left, holding Nike and spear, shield at her side. Date IB downwards in left field. RPC 1510 (this coin); SNG France III, 298; Paris 230; Waddington 3298.TextImage
TRAJAN
SNG France III 300Trajan, AE17 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 98-117. 3.82 g. KAICAΡ TΡAIANOC anti-clockwise from top left, laureate head right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Athena standing left, holding Nike and spear, shield at her side. Date IE in field. SNG France III, 300; Paris 232; SNG von Aulock 8508.TextImage
Waddington 3299Trajan, AE17 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 98-117. 3.82 g. KAICAΡ TΡAIANOC anti-clockwise from top left, laureate head right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Athena standing left, holding Nike and spear, shield at her side. Date IΔ in left field. SNG France III, 299; Paris 233; Waddington 3299.TextImage
HADRIAN
Paris 235Hadrian, AE19 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 117-138. AΔΡIANOC KAICAΡ, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right. / MAΓYΔEΩN around, Date IH in left field, Athena standing left, holding Nike and spear, shield behind her, serpent at foot left. RPC III 2685; Paris 235; Waddington 3301; Mavromichalè coll. 240.TextImage
RPC III 2684Hadrian AE19 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 117-138. 4.62 g. (from top right) AΔΡIANOC KAIC, laureate, draped bust right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Athena standing left, holding Nike and spear, shield at feet; IZ (year 17) in left field. RPC III 2684; Ünal (Congress 2017), 10; Athens A-FHW-12-23. (date var of SNG France 303 var, Paris 235 and Waddington 3301).TextImage
ANTONINUS PIUS
SNG France III, 304Antoninus Pius, AE18 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 138-161. AYTO KAICAΡ ANTΩNEINOC CE, laureate head right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Athena standing left, holding Nike and spear, shield at side, upright serpent at foot left. Date IΘ in left field. SNG France III, 304; Paris 236; SNG von Aulock 4636.TextImage
SNG Pfalz 192vAntoninus Pius, AE of Magydos, Pamphylia. AD 138-161. 22.35 g. AYTOKΡATΩΡ KΡATΩΡ ANTΩNEINOC CE, laureate head right / MAΓYΔEΩN IΘ, Zeus seated right, holding sceptre (and scroll?). RPC online 5710 var (obv. legend, KΡATΩΡ repeated instead of KAICAΡ); SNG Pfalz 192 var (ditto).TextImage
Waddington 3302Antoninus Pius AE26 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 138-161. 9.52 g. AYTOKΡATΩΡ KAICAΡ ANTΩNEINOC CE, laureate head right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Demeter seated left on throne, holding corn-ears over modius, and torch; serpent and vase beneath the throne. Date IΘ (year 19) in exergue. SNG France 306; Waddington 3302; Paris 238; Righetti Coll. 635.TextImage
MARCUS AURELIUS
Imhoof FG 400Marcus Aurelius AE26 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 161-180. AYT KAI M AYΡ ANTΩNEINOC, laureate head right / MAΓYΔEΩN K, river-god reclining left, holding reed and cornucopiae, resting left elbow on urn from which water flows. Imhoof FG 400; Imhoof GRM 3.TextImage
LUCIUS VERUS
Loebbecke 1Lucius Verus. AE27 of Magydos, Pamphylia. AD 161-169. 7.59 g. AYT KAICAΡ Λ AYΡ OYHΡOC, laureate head right / MAΓYΔEΩN, river-god Katarrhaktes reclining left, holding reed, resting left arm on overturned urn. K below. Loebbecke 1 in ZFN 1885; Falter 584; Ünal (Congress 2017) 22.TextImage
SNG vA 8509Lucius Verus. AE33 of Magydus, Pamphylia. 21.67 g. AD 161-169. Dated Year K. AVT K AI AVΡH OVHΡOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Zeus seated right, holding sceptre, K below. SNG von Aulock 8509; Boston MFA 63-249; Burdur Museum 1660.TextImage
Waddington 3304Lucius Verus, AE20 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 161-169. AYT KAICAΡ AYΡ OYHΡOC, laureate head right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Athena standing left, holding Nike and spear, serpent at foot left. K in left field. SNG France III, 309; Paris 240; Waddington 3304.TextImage
CRISPINA
SNG Righetti 1266Crispina, AE33 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 180-182. 22.42 g. KΡICΠEINA CEBACTH, draped bust right. / MAΓYΔEΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. SNG Righetti 1266; RPC IV Online 9727.TextImage
JULIA DOMNA
BMC 115Julia Domna, AE25 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 193-217. 11.63 g. IOYΛIA ΔOMNA CEBACTA, draped bust right. / MAΓYΔEΩN, Demeter seated left on throne, holding torch and grain ears; modius to left. Date KB in exergue. BMC 115.TextImage
PLAUTILLA
SNG Pfalz 197Plautilla, AE19 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 202-205. 3.72 g. ΦOYΛ B ΠΛAYTIΛAN CE (or similar), draped bust right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Athena standing left, holding patera and spear; shield behind, K-Δ across fields. SNG Pfalz 197; Burdur Museum 1998. Kapossy 81 var (holding Nike).TextImage
GETA
Lindgren 643Geta. AE of Magydos, Pamphylia. AD 161-169. 8.96 g. ΠE CEΠ ΓETAC CE, bare-headed, draped bust right / MAΓYΔEΩN, river-god Katarrhaktes reclining left, holding reed, resting left arm on overturned urn, date KΓ below. Lindgren I 643; Falter 575.TextImage
MACRINUS
Waddington 3306Macrinus, AE23 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 217-218. 11.87 g. AY K M AY OΠEΛ MAKΡINOC AYΓ, laureate, draped bust right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Aphrodite standing right, right hand raised to her head, left hand appears to be resting on a column, peacock at foot left, sphinx at foot right. SNG France III, 311; Paris 242; Waddington 3306.TextImage
Waddington 3307Macrinus, AE17 of Magydus, Pamphylia. 3.69 g. AD 217-218. AYK ..OΠ.. MAKΡEINOC CEB, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Nike walking left, holding wreath and palm branch. Kς in left field. SNG France III, 312; Paris 243; Waddington 3307.TextImage
JULIA SOAEMIAS
G&M 229, 1538Julia Soaemias, AE of Magydos, Pamphylia. AD 218-222. IOY CYAIMIA CEB, diademed and draped bust right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Hades in galloping quadriga right, carrying off Persephone. Date KΘ (Year 29) in upper right field. Unpublished. Gorny and Mosch 229, 1538; Ünal (Congress 2017), 53.TextImage
Lindgren III 644Julia Soaemias, AE29 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 218-222. 11.97 g. IOY CYAIMIA CEB, diademed and draped bust right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Helios, radiate, driving galloping biga left. Date KΘ in upper centre. Lindgren III, 644 (this coin); Burstein 824; Ünal (Congress 2017), 54.TextImage
SEVERUS ALEXANDER
Burstein 825Severus Alexander, AE30 of Magydus, Pamphylia. 20.73 g. AD 222-235. M AY AΛEXANΔΡOC K CEB, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Demeter standing right, looking left, between a cista mystica with serpent emerging, and a lighted altar. Burstein 825; Paris 2013.113; Ünal (Congress 2017), 57 otherwise unpublished.TextImage
SNG vA 4461Severus Alexander, AE24 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 222–235. 7.32 g. AYT K M AY CEY AΛEXANΔΡOC CEB, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Hygieia on the left, feeding serpent in arms, facing Asklepios on the right, leaning on a serpent-entwined staff. Date Δ in exergue. SNG von Aulock 4641; Burdur Museum 259; Ünal (Congress 2017), 57 (Δ omitted).TextImage
MAXIMUS
SNG Righetti 1269Maximus, AE27 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 235-238. AΓ IOY OYH MAXIMOC K, bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right / MAΓYΔEΩN, river-god Katarrhaktes reclining left, holding reed, resting left arm on overturned urn. Date ΛB (year 32) in upper left field. SNG Righetti 1269; Righetti Coll. Sale 636.TextImage
Unal 61Maximus, AE19 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 235-238. 5.31 g. I OYH MAΞIMOC K, bare head right. / MAΓYΔEΩN, Aphrodite standing front, looking right, raising hand to head. Λ-B across fields. Unal (Congress 2017) 61; Naumann 47, 350, otherwise unpublished.TextImage
PHILIP II
NN 55, 525Philip II, AE24 of Magydus, Pamphylia. Dated year 7. AD 249. 5.96 g. AY K M IOY CEOY ΦIΛIΠΠOC EY, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right on globe. Countermark K in circle on cheek. / MAΓYΔEΩN, Hermes standing left, holding purse and caduceus. Date Λ-Z across fields. Obv. legend var of SNG Cop 297, SNG Paris 315, Waddington 3310 and Weber 7334. Naumann 55, 525.TextImage
SNG Fr 314Philip II, AE22 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 244-247. KAIC M IO CEOVH ΦIΛIΠΠON, Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Zeus enthroned left, holding patera and sceptre, eagle at foot left, date ΛE dot below. SNG France 314, Waddington 3309.TextImage
Waddington 3309Philip II, AE22 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 244-247. KAIC M IO CEOYH ΦIΛIΠΠON, bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Zeus seated left, holding patera and sceptre, eagle at foot. Date ΛE below. SNG France III, 314 (this coin); Paris 245; Waddington 3309.TextImage
TREBONIANUS GALLUS
Waddington 3311Trebonianus Gallus, AE17 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 251-253. AYK K Γ OYH AΠΦ ΓAΛΛOC, laureate head right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Athena standing right, holding Nike and spear, altar behind her. Date HΛ in field. SNG France III, 316; Paris 247; Waddington 3311.TextImage
VOLUSIAN
SNG France 317Volusian, AE22 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 251-253. 4.75 g. A K Γ OY AΦ ΓAΛ OYOΛOYCANON, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Demeter standing left, holding corn-ears or branch and and torch entwined by serpent arising from cista at lower right. Λ-H across fields. SNG France 317; Waddington 3312; Paris 248; SNG von Aulock 4644.TextImage
VALERIAN II

Imhoof KMA 228
Valerian II, AE30 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 253-260. 12.47 g. ΠOY ΛIK K OYAΛEΡIANON, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right, I to right / MAΓYΔEΩN, Zeus seated left, holding Nike and sceptre. K in exergue. Imhoof KM Additions, 228 var (in RSN 1913); SNG Pfalz 204; SNG von Aulock 4648; Lindgren I 1097.TextImage
SNG Fr 324Valerian II, AE32 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 253-260. 17.20 g. ΠOΛ ΛIK K OYAΛEΡIANON KA CE, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right. I to right. / MAΓYΔEΩN, Demeter standing right, holding two torches before her, altar behind her. M in left field. SNG France III 324.TextImage
SNG Pfalz 204Valerian II, AE30 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 253-260. 17.17 g. ΠOY ΛIK K OYAΛEΡIANON, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right. I to right. / MAΓYΔEΩN, Zeus Nicephorus seated left, holding Nike and sceptre. Dot M dot in exergue. SNG Pfalz 204; SNG von Aulock 4648; Lindgren I 1097.TextImage
SNG vA 8513Valerian II, AE of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 256-258. 9.61 g. Π ΛI KO OYAΛEΡIANON KAIC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right. ς in right field. / MAΓYΔEΩN, Serapis standing front, looking left, holding sceptre and raising right hand. Λ-Θ across fields. SNG v. Aulock, 8513; SNG Pfalz 202.TextImage
GALLIENUS
BMC 9Gallienus, AE28 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AYT KAI ΠO ΛI ΓAΛΛIHNO CEB, laureate, draped bust right / MAΓYΔEΩN I M-A (resembles HA here) across fields, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. BMC 9.TextImage
BMC 9 (3)Gallienus, AE29 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 253-268. 19.37 g. AYT KAI ΠO ΛI ΓAΛΛIHNO CEB, laureate, draped bust right. / MAΓYΔEΩN I, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. M-A across fields. BMC 9; SNG Cop 298; Lindgren I, 1095-1096; SNG France 321-322; SNG von Aulock 4645 and 8512.TextImage
SNG vA 4646Gallienus, AE31 of Magydus, Pamphylia. AD 253-268. 16.08 g. AYT KAI ΠO ΛI ΓAΛΛIHNO CEB, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right. / MAΓYΔEΩN around, I in left field, MA below. river-god reclining left, holding reed and cornucopiae, resting left arm on overturned urn. SNG von Aulock 4646; Ünal (Congress 2017), 82.TextImage
SALONINA
Waddington 3315Salonina, AE26 of Magydos, Pamphylia. AD 253-268. COΡNHΛIAN CAΛΩNINA, draped bust right, value mark G in right field / MAΓYΔEΩN, Tyche, turreted, sitting left on rock, holding corn-ears, date Λ-Θ across fields. SNG France III, 323; Paris 255; Waddington 3315.TextImage

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