Ancient Coinage of Apameia, Phrygia



Apameia, Phrygia, near the confluence of the Marsyas and Meander Rivers; modern Dinar, Turkey.

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CIVIC AND AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
BMC 7Apameia, Phrygia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. ca 150-140 BC. Cista mystica with serpent, all within ivy wreath / bow-case with serpents, AΠ monogram to left, Dioscuri cap with palm to right. BMC 7 (palm branch omitted from description). TextImage
BMC 15Apameia, Phrygia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. ca 88-67 BC. Cista mystica with serpent, all within ivy wreath / bow-case with serpents, ΔIONYΣIOY above, A&Pi:A to left, double-flute to right. TextImage
BMC 18Apameia, Phrygia, AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm, 88-67 BC. 25.28mm. 10.76 g. Cista mystica with serpent; all within ivy wreath / (A)ΠA to left, magistrate's name MYTA above, bowcase between two serpents. Two flutes in right field. BMC 18; SNG Tuebingen 3951; Kleiner-Noe 21; Mueller 107; Meadows GCH 8.447, 218 and GCH 8.526, 76; Bunbury 44 in NC 1882 (not in Pinder).TextImage
BMC 32 corr.Apameia, Phrygia. AE18, civic issue, 200-48 BC. Laureate head of Serapis right, wearing headdress of Isis / AΠAMEΩN between the piloi of the Dioskuri, each surmounted by a star, all within laurel wreath. BMC 32 corr. ("Zeus"); SNG von Aulock 3465 corr. (ditto); Imhoof KM 8A corr. (ditto); SNG Cop. 160 corr. (ditto); Hoover HGC 671.TextImage
BMC 40Apameia, Phrygia AE23. ca 133-48 BC, magistrate Andronicus Alkius. Bust of Zeus right / AΠAME-ANΔΡONIKOY AΛKIOY, Artemis Anaitis standing facing. BMC 40. TextImage
BMC 47Apameia, Phrygia, AE16, 133-48 BC. Turreted head of Artemis as Tyche right, bow and quiver over shoulder / AΠAME AΡIΣTA KHΦIΣ to right and left of Marsyas, walking right on maeander pattern, naked, but for cloak behind, playing the double flute. Weber 7030; BMC 47; Mionnet Supp. VII 143; SNG von Aulock 3472; SNG Tuebingen 3973.Image
BMC 69Apameia, Phrygia. AE22. 133-48 BC. 8.70g. Laureate head of Zeus right / AΠAME HΡAKΛEI (EΓΛO) to right and left of cultus statue of Artemis Anaitis standing facing, wearing long chiton, kalathos and veil, a taenia or support hanging from each extended hand. BMC 69.TextImage
BMC 72 varApameia, Phrygia. AE18, Civic issue, 7.37 g. 133-48 BC. Magistrate Kelainos. Laureate head of Zeus right / AΠAM KEΛAI to right and left of cult image of Athena Anaitis, veiled, facing, with supports. Rev. legend var. of BMC 72; SNG Cop 178; Waddington 5663; Imhoof KM 6; Imhoof RSN 7 and Hoover HGC 672.TextImage
BMC 73Apameia, Phrygia. 133-48 BC. Magistrate Kephisos Dionysos. Laureate head of Zeus right / AΠAME KHΦIΣO ΔIONY to right and left of cult image of Artemis Anaitis standing front, wearing polos and veil. Walcher 2744; BMC 73; SNG Righetti 1147.TextImage
BMC 74Apameia, Phrygia. AE17 Civic issue, 133-48 BC. Magistrates Kefisos and Skau... Turreted and draped bust of Artemis right, bow and quiver behind shoulder / AΠAM KHΦIΣO ΣKAY, Marsyas, naked but for chlamys and nebris, walking right on maeander pattern, blowing a double flute. BMC 74-75; SNG Munich 128 corr.; SNG Tuebingen 3976 corr.TextImage
BMC 114Apameia, Phrygia, AE14, 2.19g. ZEYΣ KEΛENEOΣ, bearded head of Zeus right / AΠAMEΩN, eagle with spread wings left, head right. BMC 114, Weber 7031.TextImage
BMC 120Apameia, Phrygia, AE23, semi-autonomous issue, AD 193-235. BOYΛH, veiled and draped bust of Boule right / AΠAMEΩN, bundle of four corn-ears. BMC 120.TextImage
BMC 124Apameia, Phrygia. AE 24mm, Autonomous issue. Time of Philip I, 244-249 AD. ΔHMOC, bearded, laureate and draped bust of Demos right / Π ΠEΛAΓONT-O-C AΠAM-E, Ω-N (across fields), Athena standing left, holding patera and spear. BMC 124.TextImage
BMC 128Apameia, Phrygia, AE20mm. 244-268 AD. ΔHMOC, unbearded head of Demos right, hair bound with taenia / AΠAMEΩN, eagle standing facing, head right, wings spread. SNG von Aulock 3478; BMC 128.TextImage
BMC 129 varApameia, Phrygia, AE19, semi-autonomous issue. AD 244-268. Draped bust of Serapis right, polos on head / AΠAMEΩN, river-god reclining right, holding reed. BMC 129 var (river-god left and attributes).TextImage
BMC 130 corr.Apameia, Phrygia, AE19, semi-autonomous issue. AD 244-268. Draped bust of Serapis right, polos on head / AΠAMEΩN, Marsyas sitting right on rock, playing double flute. BMC 130 corr (Marsyas left); Imhoof Klagenfurt 139; Drexler 2.TextImage
BMC 131Apameia, Phrygia, AE18, semi-autonomous issue. AD 244-268. Draped bust of Serapis right, polos on head / AΠAMEΩN, Cornucopiae. BMC 131; Mionnet IV, 206; Drexler 1.TextImage
BMC 134Apameia, Phrygia, AE19, semi-autonomous issue, AD 244-268. IEΡA BOYΛH, veiled and draped bust of Boule right / AΠAMEΩN, bundle of five grain ears. BMC 134; SNG von Aulock 3481; SNG Munich 140.TextImage
CNG 199, 350Apameia, Phrygia, AE20, semi-autonomous issue, AD 244-268. IEΡA BOYΛH, veiled and draped bust of Boule right / AΠAMEΩN, bundle of six grain ears. CNG 199, 350. Var of BMC 119; SNG Tuebingen 3978; SNG Munich 138 (all without IEΡA and with five grain ears).TextImage
Hunter 16Apameia, Phrygia, AE18, civic issue, 100-50 BC. 3.42 g. magistrates Attalos and Bianoros. Turreted bust of Artemis right, bow and quiver over shoulder / AΠAMEΩN ATTAΛOY BIANOΡOΣ, Marsyas walking right, playing double flute, on maeander pattern. Hunter 16.TextImage
Loebbecke 1, ZfN 1890 corrApameia, Phrygia. AE13, 133-48 BC. Magistrate Baba. Laureate head of Zeus right / AΠAME BABA, crested helmet right on Maeander pattern. Loebbecke p. 21 in ZfN 1890 corrected (under Cibyra in error); Imhoof note, p. 208.TextImage
Meadows 205Apameia, Phrygia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. ca 160-150 BC. Cista mystica with serpent, all within ivy wreath / bow-case with serpents, AΠ monogram to left, head of Silenos right in right field. Meadows 205 in "Cistophori hoards". TextImage
Mueller 1105Apameia, Phrygia. 133-48 BC. AE-12 mm, 2.07 gr. Laureate and bearded head of Zeus right within dotted border / AΠAMEΩN ..CEME.., crested Corinthian helmet over maeander-symbol. Unpublished magistrate. Mueller Coll. 1105.TextImage
Naumann 53, 516Apameia, Phrygia, AE23, semi-autonomous issue, AD 198-217. Magistrate Ae. Lucius M. Severus. BOYΛH, veiled and draped bust of Boule right / EΠI Λ M CEY ΓΡA TO B AΠAMEΩN, bundle of seven grain ears. Naumann 53, 516. SNG Copenhagen 199 var. (this magistrate but six grain ears).TextImage
SNG Cop 147Apameia, Phrygia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. ca 150-140 BC. Cista mystica with serpent, all within ivy wreath / bow-case with serpents, AΠ monogram to left, elephant head to right. Kleiner-Noe Series 23. TextImage
SNG Cop 147v
Sear 5111
Apameia, Phrygia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. ca 166-160 BC. Cista mystica with serpent; all within ivy wreath / bow-case with serpents, AΠ monogram to left, Sphinx seated right on caduceus to right. Kleiner-Noe Series 3, SNG Cop -. TextImage
SNG Cop 147v2Apameia, Phrygia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. ca 150-140 BC. Cista mystica with serpent, all within ivy wreath / bow-case with serpents, AΠ monogram to left, small serpent in right field. TextImage
SNG Cop 158
Sear #5115
Apameia, Phrygia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. P Cornelius P F Lentulus Spinther, Imperator, ca 56-54 BC. Cista mystica with serpent emerging, all within ivy wreath / P LENTVLVS P F IMPERATOR above bow-case with serpents, A&Pi:A to left, Capricorn to right, MYIΣKOY below. SNG Cop 158, Stumpf 26, BMC 27-28. TextImage
SNG Cop 159
Sear #5117
Apameia, Phrygia, C Fannius as Propraetor, AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. 49 BC. Cista mystica with serpent; all within ivy wreath / C FAN PONT PR above tetrastyle temple surmounted by draped female figure standing left holding patera and sceptre; serpents to either side, A&Pi:A to left, pair of flutes to right, MANTIΘEOΣ MANTIΘEOY below. SNG Cop 159, Stumpf 57, BMC 31. TextImage
SNG Cop 161Apameia, Phrygia AE20. ca 133-48 BC. Magistrate Kukos. Bust of Athena right in crested helmet / AΠAME KΩKOY above and beneath eagle alighting right on maeander pattern between two pilei, stars in lower centre and upper right. SNG von Aulock 3466-3467; Walcher 2746; SNG Munich 114; SNG Cop 161-162; BMC 78-82; Hunter 7. TextImage
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SNG Cop 161cfApameia, Phrygia. AE Medallic 35mm. ca 133-48 BC. Bust of Athena right, in high-crested Corinthian helmet and aegis / AΠAMEΩN KΩKOY, eagle alighting on basis with meander pattern, flanked by the caps of the Dioskuri, each with a star above; . TextImage
SNG Cop 163Apameia, Phrygia AE20. ca 133-48 BC. Magistrate Andronikos-Alkios. Head of Athena right / AΠAME ANΔΡONIK-AΛKION, eagle alighting right on maeander symbol between two pilei and two stars. BMC 37-39; Weber 7024; Hunter 3; SNG Lewis 1010; SNG Cop 163; Walcher 2747; SNG Tuebingen 3955-2956; SNG Munich 109.TextImage
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SNG Cop 164,cmApameia, Phrygia. 133-48 BC. Magistrates Antifon and Menekleos. Helmeted head of Athena right, wearing aegis, griffin on the crest of the helmet, countermarked / AΠAMEΩN above, ANTIΦΩN MENEKΛEOYΣ in two lines below, Eagle alighting on a base with meander pattern, the caps of the Dioskuri to left and right, each surmounted by a star. BMC 45-46; SNG Munich 110-111; Walcher 2748; Hunter 4; SNG Cop 164. TextImage
SNG Cop 164Apameia, Phrygia. ca 133-48 BC. AE 23mm. Magistrates Antiphon and Menekleos. Bust of Athena right, in high-crested Corinthian helmet and an aegis / AΠAMEΩN, ANTIΦΩN MENEKΛEOYΣ, eagle alighting right on basis decoraged with meander pattern, flanked by caps of the Dioskuri surmounted by stars. BMC 45-46; SNG Cop 164; SNG Post 319; SNG Munich 110-111; Walcher 2748; Hunter 4. TextImage
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SNG Cop 165
Sear #5120
Apameia, Phrygia. AE 20mm. ca 133-48 BC. Magistrates Attalos and Bianoros. Bust of Athena right, in high-crested Corinthian helmet and an aegis / AΠAMEΩN ATTAΛOY BIANOΡOΣ above and beneath eagle alighting right on maeander pattern, flanked by caps of the Dioskouri surmounted and two stars. BMC 52-60; Hunter 5-6; SNG Cop 165-166; SNG Munich 112-113; SNG Leipzig 1273; SNG von Aulock 3468. TextObv*Rev
SNG Cop 167Apameia, Phrygia, AE21, 133-48 BC. Magistrates Phainippos and Drakontos. Helmeted and draped bust of Athena right / AΠAMEΩN ΦAINIΠΠOY and ΔΡAKONTOΣ, Eagle alighting right on maeander pattern between the caps of the Dioskuri. Star in upper centre. BMC 97-102; Hunter 8-9; SNG Cop 167; SNG Tuebingen 3960; SNG Munich 116.TextImage
SNG Cop 168Apameia, Phrygia. AE22. ca 133-48 BC. Magistrates Philokrates and Aristeos. Helmeted head of Athena right, in high-crested Corinthian helmet and aegis / AΠAMEΩN ΦIΛOKΡATOYΣ AΡIΣTEOY, eagle alighting right on basis decorated with meander pattern, flanked by caps of the Dioskouroi surmounted by stars, star in upper centre. Hunter 10-11; SNG Cop 168-169; BMC 105-108.TextImage
SNG Cop 169 varApameia, Phrygia. 2nd-1st Century BC. 9.40g; 23mm. Magistrates Antiphon and Menekleos. Head of Athena right, wearing high-crested Corinthian helmet and aegis / AΠAMEΩN ANTIΦΩN MENEKΛEOΣ above and beneath eagle alighting right on basis with meander pattern, flanked by caps of the Dioskouroi, star above. Unpublished Magistrate Antiphon. Var of BMC 105; SNG Cop. 169 etc.TextImage
SNG Cop 170
Sear #5121
Apameia, Phrygia AE 23mm. ca 133-48 BC. Laureate head of Zeus right / AΠAME AΛEXAN AΠTEMI, cult statue of Artemis Ana´tis standing facing. SNG Cop 170, BMC 33ff. TextObv*Rev
SNG Cop 171Apameia, Phrygia AE 22mm. ca 133-48 BC. Laureate head of Zeus right / AΠAMEΩ AΡTEMIΔΩ BABA, cult statue of Artemis Ana´tis standing facing. BMC 48; SNG Cop 171; SNG Tuebingen 3964; SNG Munich 121. TextImage
SNG Cop 172Apameia, Phrygia AE 21mm. ca 133-48 BC. Laureate head of Zeus right / AΠAME, cult statue of Artemis Ana´tis standing facing, magistrate ATTA-BIAN to left. BMC 61. TextImage
SNG Cop 174Apameia, Phrygia AE 23mm. ca 133-48 BC. Laureate head of Zeus right / AΠAME KHΦIΣO ΔIONY, cult image of Artemis Ana´tis standing facing. TextImage
SNGCop 175Apameia, Phrygia AE 21mm. ca 133-48 BC. Head of Zeus right wearing oak wreath / AΠAME MENEKR DIODW, cult statue of Artemis Ana´tis standing facing. TextImage
SNGCop 177Apameia, Phrygia AE 23mm. ca 133-48 BC. Head of Zeus right wearing oak wreath / AΠAME ANΔΡONI AΛKIOY, cult statue of Artemis Ana´tis standing facing. TextImage
SNGCop 180Apameia, Phrygia. Circa 133-48 BC. AE 23mm. Laureate head of Zeus right / AΠAME MANTIO ΔIOΔO, cult statue of Artemis Ana´tis facing. BMC 86. TextImage
SNG Cop 182Apameia, Phrygia AE 20mm. ca 133-48 BC. Laureate head of Zeus right / AΠAMEΩ KANKAΠOY EΓΛOΓIY, cult statue of Artemis Ana´tis standing facing. TextImage
SNG Cop 183Apameia, Phrygia, AE23. ca 133-48 BC. Laureate head of Zeus right / AΠAME HΡAKΛEI EΓΛO to right and left of cult statue of Artemis Ana´tis standing facing. TextImage
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SNG Cop 184Phrygia, Apamaea AE20. Laureate head of Zeus right / AΠAME KONΩN EΓΛO, cult figure of Artemis Anaitis standing within peaked shrine. BMC 33. TextImage
SNG Cop 189Apameia, Phrygia AE15. ca 133-48 BC. Turreted head of Artemis right / AΠAMEΩN DT, Marsyas walking right on maeander pattern, playing double flute. TextImage
SNG Cop 191Apameia, Phrygia AE16. ca 133-48 BC. Turreted head of Artemis right, bow and quiver at shoulder / AΠAMEΩN AΡIΣT KHΦTIΣ, Marsyas walking right on maeander pattern, playing double flute. BMC 47, SNG vA 3472. TextImage
SNG Cop 192Apameia, Phrygia. ca 133-48 BC. AE 18mm. Turreted head of Artemis right, bow and quiver over shoulder / AΠAMEΩN ATTAΛOY BIANOΡOΣ, Marsyas walking right on maeander pattern, playing double flute. BMC 62. TextImage
SNG Cop 193
Sear #5122
Apameia, Phrygia AE15. 133-48 BC. Turreted head of Artemis right / AΠAMEΩN ΠANKΡ ZHNO, satyr Marsyas walking right, playing double flute. BMC 91-93, SNG Cop 193. TextImage
SNG Cop 195vApameia, Phrygia AE 15mm. 2nd-3rd Century BC. AΠAMEIA, turreted draped bust of city goddess right / AΠAMEΩN, Hekate Triformis, the outside figures holding small torches, the inside figure holding patera, all three heads wearing polos. TextImage
SNG Cop 200Apameia, Phrygia AE 19, 3.29g, 3rd century AD. ΔHMOC, bearded, draped bust of Demos right / (from top right) AΠAMEΩN, Marsyas, naked except for cloak billowing behind him, walking right, playing double flute. SNG Cop 200; SNG Munich 137.TextImage
SNG Tueb 3975Apameia, Phrygia AE17. ca 133-48 BC. Turreted head of Artemis right, bow and quiver over shoulder / AΠAME ΔIOΔ, naked Marsyas walking right on Maeander pattern, playing double flute. SNG Tuebingen 3975. TextImage
SNG Tueb 3975 varApameia, Phrygia. AE civic issue, 133-48 BC. Magistrate Dionysos Kephistos. Turreted head of Artemis right, bow and quiver behind shoulder / AΠAM ΔION KH(ΦI), Marsyas walking right on Maeander pattern, blowing double flute, nebris waving out behind him. SNG Tuebingen 3975 cf. (rev. legend); Hoover HGC Type 674.TextImage
SNG vA 3474Apameia, Phrygia AE 17mm. ca 138-48 BC. Turreted head of Artemis right, bow and quiver at shoulder / AΠAME MHTΡO KEΛA, the satyr Marsyas walking right, playing double flute. SNG Cop -. TextImage
SNG vA 3475Apameia, Phrygia, AE16, 2.35g, 2nd century AD. AΠAMEIA, turreted and draped bust of Tyche right / (from top right) CΩTEIΡA, Hekate Triformis, three-figured, each with double-chiton and wearing kalathos, holding torches. SNG v. Aulock 3475, SNG Leypold II 1438.TextImage
SNG vA 3476Apameia, Phrygia. 2nd-3rd Century AD. AE 14mm (2.80 gm). AΠAMEIA, turreted draped bust of city goddess right / AΠAMEΩN, Aphrodite standing facing, draped from waist down, arms raised, holding long tresses of hair. SNG Cop -. TextImage
Stumpf 83Apameia, Phrygia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Appius Claudius Ap F Pulcher, Imperator ca 54-51 BC. Cista mystica with serpent, all in ivy wreath / AP-PVLCHER-AP F-IMP above bow-case with serpents, A&Pi:A to left, ΘEOΠΡOΠOΣ-AΠOΛΛΩNIOY below, pair of flutes to right. Hunterian 2. TextImage
Waddington 5694Apameia, Phrygia, AE22, semi-autonomous issue, AD 138-161. Magistrate Ae. M. Ail. Apollinarios. BOYΛH AΠAMEΩN, veiled and draped bust of Boule right / EΠI M AIΛ AΠOΛΛINAΡIOY, Cult image of Artemis Ana´tis, with supports surmounted by birds. Waddington 5694; RPC III 2958.TextImage
Walcher 2749Apameia, Phrygia, AE14, civic issue. 133-48 BC. 13.58 mm, 4.22 g. Turreted head of Artemis right, quiver over shoulder / AΠAME in right field, Marsyas walking right on Maeander pattern, playing double flute, ΔI in left field. Walcher 2749.TextImage
Weber 7026Apameia, Phrygia, 133-48 BC. Magistrate Androni. Alkio. Laureate head of Zeus right / AΠAME ANΔΡONI AΛKIO (or AΠAME ANΔΡON AΛKI), cult-image of Artemis Anaitis standing facing, wearing polos and veil. Weber 7026; BMC 40-42; Mionnet IV,196; SNG von Aulock 8338; Walcher 2745; Hunter 13-14; SNG Cop 177.TextImage
Weber 7032Apameia, Phrygia, AE32, semi-autonomous issue, AD 244-268. 13.86 g. IEΡA CYNKΛHTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / ΠAΡAINOY AΠOΛINAΡIOY AΠAMEΩN, Dionysos, naked, standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot left. Weber 7032; Bernhart 152.TextImage
Sear 5123vApameia, Phrygia, AE16. 88-40 BC. Laureate head of Zeus right / ΔI AΠAMEΩN, helmet on meander pattern. Hoover HGC 675 var (name); BMC 95 var (ditto).TextImage
Sear 5116Apameia, Phrygia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Appius Claudius Ap. F. Pulcher, Imperator. c54-51 BC. Cista mystica with serpent; all in ivy wreath / AP-PVLCHER-AP F-IMP, bow-case with serpents, AΠA to left, pair of flutes to right, HΡA-TIMΩNOΣ below. Stumpf 82, BMC 30.
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Sear 5121Phrygien: Apameia, 133-48 BC. AE-21 mm, 6.45 gr. Laureate head of Zeus right / AΠAME AHΡAKΛEI-EΓΛO, statue of veiled Artemis Anaitis facing, wearing kalathos and taenia. SNG Cop 177 ff; SNG Aulock 3470 var.; Lindgren 892; Sear 5121.TextImage
AUGUSTUS
RPC 3124Augustus (?) AE18mm of Apameia, Phrygia. Laureate head right / AΠAMEΩN between two flutes within a laurel wreath. SNG Cop 206; SNGvA 3485.TextImage
RPC 3125Augustus AE20 of Apameia, Phrygia. Bare head right / AΠAMEΩN ΔIOTΡEΦOY, two grain ears on meander pattern. TextImage
RPC 3127Augustus AE 19mm of Apameia, Phrygia. (Proconsul: Dionysios Apolloniou and Meilton). ΣEBAΣTOΣ, bare head right / ΔIONYΣIOΣ AΠOΛΛΩNIOY MEΛITΩN AΠAMEΩN, facing cult statue of Artemis, Maeander pattern below. RPC 3127.TextImage
RPC 3129Augustus. AE20 of Apameia, Phrygia. ΣEBAΣTOΣ, laureate head right / ΓAIOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΓAIOΣ MAΣΩNIOΣ ΡOYΦOΣ AΠAMEΩN, Gaius Caesar in facing quadriga. RPC 3129.TextImage
CAIUS AND LUCIUS
RPC 3130Caius Caesar AE 17mm of Apameia, Phrygia. ca 5 BC. ΓAIOΣ KAIΣAΡ, laureate head right / (AΔ?)ΣOΛEΩΣ ΡOYΦOY, cult statue of Artemis, AΠAMEΩN in ex. SNG von Aulock 8305.TextImage
TIBERIUS
RPC 3131Tiberius AE18 of Apameia, Phrygia, 5.2 g. ΣEBAΣTOΣ, laureate head right / MAΡKOΣ MENNHIOΣ around; AΠAM-EΩN across fields, Athena standing left, holding spear and shield. RPC 3131; Paris 483; Waddington 5703; Imhoof KM 17.TextImage
RPC 3133Tiberius, AE21 of Apameia, Phrygia. AD 14-37. Magistrate Gaius Julius Kallikles. TIBEΡIOΣ KAIΣAΡ, bare head right / ΓAIOΣ IOYΛIOΣ KAΛΛIKΛHΣ AΠAMEΩN, eagle standing left on thunderbolt, head right, NAΡK monogram in left field. RPC 3133; SNG von Aulock 3487; Lockett 2925; BMC 142; Paris 484-485; Waddington 5704; Imhoof KM 15; SNG Righetti 1151.TextImage
GERMANICUS
RPC 3134Germanicus AE16 of Apameia, Phrygia. Magistrate Gaius Julius Kallikles. ΓEΡMANIKOΣ KAIΣAΡ, bare head right / IOYΛIOΣ KAΛΛIKΛHΣ AΠAMEΩN, stag standing right.TextImage
NERO
RPC 3137Nero AE20 of Apameia, Phrygia. M Vettios Nigros. NEΡΩN ΣEBAΣTOΣ, bare head right / EΠI M OYETTIOY NIΓΡOY ΦΡYΣIAΣ, Marsyas, standing right, playing flute. SNG Copenhagen 208.TextImage
VESPASIAN
RPC 1389Vespasian AE25 of Apameia, Phrygia. Issued by Plancius Varus. Laureate head right / EΠI ΠΛANKIOY OYAΡOY KOINON ΦΡYIAC AΠAMEIC, sheaf of five grain stalks tied together. BMC 10, SNG von Aulock 3491, SNG Cop 210.TextImage
HADRIAN
BMC 158Hadrian, AE of Apameia, Phrygia. 6.37 g. AΔΡIANOΣ KAI ΣEBA, laureate bust right, aegis over left shoulder / AΠAMEΩN, Marsyas as river-god reclining left in rocky cave, holding cornucopiae and double flute, beneath him an overturned urn from which waters flow, three chests (kibotoi) behind him. BMC 158; Slg. Leypold 1455.TextImage
Weber 7035Hadrian AE17 of Apameia, Phrygia. AV KA TΡ AΔPIANOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / MAΡCYAC AΠAMEΩN, Marsyas walking right, naked except for cloak flowing behind, playing flute.TextImage
ANTONINUS PIUS
SNG Cop 213Antoninus Pius AE23 of Apameia, Phrygia. Magistrates Skimnos and Demetrios. AVTO KAI AΔPI ANTΩNINOC, laureate head right / EΠI CKVMNOV B TOV ΔHMHTΡIOV T A B, AΠA-MEΩN, sheaf of four grain stalks. SNG Cop 213; Sachsen-Coburg 46.TextImage
SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS
BMC 164Septimius Severus, AE36 of Apameia, Phrygia. AVT K Λ CEΠT CEOVHΡOC ΠEΡTI, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / EΠI AΓΩNOΘETOY AΡTEMA, AΠAMEΩ, N (in ex.), Athena, helmeted, seated left on rock against which leans her shield, playing the double flute and sees her face reflected in Lake Aulokrene; in the background is a rocky height, behind which appears Marsyas extending both arms. BMC 164; Imhoof KM 23A; Imhoof Gr. M 655; SNG von Aulock 3497; Franke KZR 276.TextImage
BMC 165 Septimius Severus AE 34mm of Apameia, Phrygia. M Aelius Attalianus, magistrate. AV K Λ CEΠ CEOVHΡOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / EΠI M MAI Ω (Ω inverted) TAΛIANOV AΠAMEΩN, Zeus Nikephorus seated left. TextImage
Lowe 1544Septimius Severus, AE24 of Apameia, Phrygia. Magistrate Artemas Agonothetes. AD 193-211. AY KAI Λ CEΠ CEOYHΡOC, laureate head right / EΠI AΓΩNOΘETOY AΡTEMA Γ AΠAMEΩN, Athena standing left, holding patera and sceptre. Apparently unpublished. Similar to Pecunem 37, 518 here on wildwinds.TextImage
Madden 1Septimius Severus, AE of Apamea, Phrygia. AYT K Λ CEΠT CEOYHΡOC ΠEΡTI, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / EΠI AΓΩNOΘETOY AΡTEMA Γ AΠAMEΩN, two figures, a male and a female, within an ark inscribed NΩE, floating on water; another male and female standing left before the ark. Bird perched left on the ark, in the field above a dove flying towards it, holding an olive branch in its claws. Madden 1 in NC 1866, pl. VI, 1.TextImage
Pecunem 37, 518Septimius Severus, AE24 of Apameia, Phrygia. Magistrate Artemas Agonothetes. AD 193-211. 6.65 g. AY KAI Λ CEΠ CEOYH, laureate head right / EΠI AΓΩNOΘETOY AΡTEMA Γ AΠAMEΩN, Athena standing left, holding sceptre and uncertain object. Apparently unpublished. Pecunem 37, 518.TextImage
JULIA DOMNA
BMC 166Julia Domna, Apameia, Phrygia, AE22. IOYΛIA ΔOMNA CEBAC, draped bust right / EΠI AΡTEMA Γ AΠAMEΩN, Five grain ears on a stalk. BMC 166; SNG Copenhagen 215; SNG Muenchen 157.TextImage
SNG Cop 215Julia Domna, AE23 of Apameia, Phrygia. magistrate Artemas. 5.64g. IOYΛIA ΔOMNA CEBAC, draped bust right / EΠI AΡTEMA Γ AΠAMEΩN, five grain ears bound together on individual stalks. SNG Cop 215.TextImage
ELAGABALUS
SNG vA 3500Elagabalus AE of Apameia, Phrygia. 9.41 g. AVT K M AVΡ ANTΩNEINOC, laureate, cuirassed bust right / EΠI Λ MA CEV ΓΡAM TO B AΠAMEΩN, Athena standing left, holding patera and spear. SNG von Aulock 3500; Leypold 1459 (both under Caracalla).TextImage
SEVERUS ALEXANDER
Imhoof GRM 6Severus Alexander, AE38 of Apameia, Phrygia. AD 222-235. AYT K M AYΡ CE AΛEXANΔΡOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / EΠI ΠO AIΛ TΡYΦΩNOC ACIAΡXOY IΠΠIKOY AΠAMEΩN, Kelainos standing left, naked except for chlamys over left arm, holding short spear and patera from which liquid flows onto a rock at foot left. Imhoof GRM 6.TextImage
Rec Gen 92Severus Alexander, AE35 of Apameia, Phrygia. IMP C M AVR SEV ALEXAND AVG, laureate, cuirassed bust right / COL IVL CONC A.. D D, Aeneas walking right, carrying his father Anchises on his shoulder and leading the child Askanios by the hand. RecGen 92; BMC 37.TextImage
PHILIP I
BMC 182 Philip I AE35 of Apameia, Phrygia. AYT K IOYΛ ΦIΛIΠΠOC AYΓ, laureate, draped & cuirassed bust right / EΠ M AYΡ AΛEΞANΔΡ around, OY B AΡXI AΠAMEΩN in two lines in exergue, chest or ark, inscribed NΩE, with open lid, floating on waves; within it, upper parts of Noah & his wife looking left; a dove stands on the lid of the ark, & another flies towards it, holding branch; to left, full figures of Noah & his wife standing left, raising their right hands. SNGvA 3510, Hendin 922. TextImage
BMC 182Philip I, AE36 of Apameia, Phrygia. AD 244-249. Magistrate Alexandros. AYT K IOYΛ ΦIΛIΠΠOC AYΓ, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / EΠ M AYΡ AΛEXANΔΡOY B AΡXI AΠAMEΩN, chest or ark with open lid, inscribed NWE, floating on waves, carrying a man and a woman looking upwards to left at a dove flying right, carrying an olive branch; to left, a man and a woman standing left. (generally believed to be a scene of Noah's ark.) BMC 182; Hunter 21; SNG von Aulock 3510 and 8348.TextImage
SNG von Aulock 3515Philip I AE 35 of Apameia, Phrygia. AYT K M IOYΛ ΦIΛIΠΠOC CEB, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΠEΛAΓ-ONTOC ΠANHΓ, AΠAMEΩN K-EΦECIΩN-OMON in exergue, Apameian Zeus seated left.TextImage
TRAJAN DECIUS
BMC 141Trajan Decius AE31 of Apameia, Phrygia. AVT K M KVINT TΡAIANOC ΔEKIOC CEB Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / CTΠATONIKIANOY ΠANHΓ AΠAMEΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae.TextImage
TREBONIANUS GALLUS
SNG vA 3516Trebonianus Gallus, AE of Apameia, Phrygia, Homonia with Ephesos, 16.45 g. AVT Γ OVEIB TΡB ΓAΛΛOC CB, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ΠAΡ KΛ AΠOΛINAΡIOV AΠAMEΩN EΦECIΩN OMON, Zeus seated left, holding Nike on globe, and sceptre; before him stands Artemis Ephesia between two stags. Franke/NollÚ 60 (this coin); SNG von Aulock 3516.TextImage
VALERIAN I
CNG 58, 940Valerian I AE 37mm of Apamea, Phrygia. AYTKO ΠOΛI K OYAΛEΡIANO CEBACTOC, Laureate and cuirassed bust right / ΠAΡA IΛAM ΛINAΡIOY AΠAMEΩN, Bellerophon riding right, spearing Chimaera below.TextImage
GALLIENUS
BMC 194Gallienus AE32 of Apameia, Phrygia. AVT K Π ΛIK ΓAΛΛIHNOC, radiate draped bust right / EΠI TΡYΦONOC AΠAMEΩN, Zeus seated left holding eagle and sceptre.TextImage
CNG 245, 269Gallienus, AE28 of Apamea, Phrygia. 10.33 gr. 253-268 AD. AYT K Π ΛIK ΓAΛΛIHNOC, Radiate, mantled bust left, raising hand and holding eagle-tipped sceptre over shoulder / Aeneas walking left, leading his son Ascanius with his right hand and bearing his father Anchises on his left shoulder. Unpublished. CNG 245, 269.TextImage
KS Unpub, 9Gallienus, AE34 of Apameia, Phrygia. Magistrate Para. Claudius Apolinarios. AVT K Π ΛIK ΓAΛΛIHNOC CEB, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ΠAΡA KΛ AΠOΛINAΡIOY AΠ-AMEΩN, cult image of Artemis Anaitis facing with supports, two stags at feet. Unpublished. Ken Steiglitz Coll.TextImage
Lindgren A906AGallienus AE35 of Apameia, Phrygia. 253-268 AD. AVT K Π ΛIK ΓAΛΛIHNOC CEB, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / EΠI ΠΡOKΛIANOY...AΠAMEΩN, lion walking right, omphalos on flute above. Lindgren A906A.TextImage
VALERIAN II
BMC 196Valerian II. AE23 of Apameia, Phrygia. AD 255-258. 4.45g. ΛIKI KOΡN OYAΛEΡIANOC K, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΠA EΡMOY AΠAMEΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. BMC 196; SNG Cop 222; SNG Munich 161.TextImage

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