Ancient Coinage of Phrygia, Colossae

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Aulock 452Colossae, Phrygia. AE16. AD 117-138. Magistrate Oct. Apollonos. KOΛOCCHNΩN, laureate, draped bust of Helios left / OKT AΠOΛΛΩNI, OYA ANE around and beneath river-god reclining left, holding reed, chlamys draped over rock behind him. von Aulock, Phrygien II 452. Aulock_452TextImage
Aulock 469Colossae, Phrygia. AD 138-161 AD. KOΛOCCHNΩN, Head of Dionysos right, wearing wreath of ivy / (from centre right, clockwise) ΦIΛOΠAΠΠOC, Stag standing right. von Aulock Phrygien II 469.TextImage
Aulock 483Colossae, Phrygia. AE19. AD 117-138. KOΛO-CCHNΩN, laureate, draped bust of Helios right / CAKEΡΔΩC, stag standing right. von Aulock, Phrygien II 483.TextImage
Aulock 483 varColossae, Phrygia. AE19. AD 117-138. 4.27g. KOΛOCCHNΩN, laureate, draped bust of Helios right / ΦAKEKΛEΛYC?, stag standing right. von Aulock, Phrygien II 483 var (magistrate's name).TextImage
Aulock 487Colossae, Phrygia. Autonomous issue. AE31, Time of Commodus. 181-192 AD. ΔHMOC KOΛOCHNΩN, unbearded, diademed and draped bust of Demos right / (from top right) AΠOΛΛΩNIOC B-ZΩCIMOY-ΔIOKΡATO-YC ANEΘHKEN, Helios standing facing in quadriga, holding torch and globe. Von Aulock, Phrygiens II 487 (same dies); Waddington 5867.TextImage
Aulock 506Colossae, Phrygia. AE31 semi-autonomous issue. AD 177-192. 16.54 g. ΔHMOC KOΛOCCHNΩN, laureate head of Demos right. / No legend, Helios, radiate, holding torch and globe, standing front in a quadriga of horses facing. Aulock Phrygien II, 506; Kurth Demos 373.TextImage
BMC 5Kolossai, Phrygia. 14.47 gr. 177-192 AD. ΔHMOC KOΛOCCHNΩN, unbearded, laureate head of Demos right/ KO-ΛOC CH-NΩN around and beneath Helios standing facing in quadriga, holding torch and globe. BMC 5; Aulock Phrygien 2 496-505; SNG von Aulock 3765; Hunter 1; Mionnet IV 422.TextImage
BMC 6-7Colossae, Phrygia. AE20, semi-autonomous issue, AD 193-235. 4.78 g. Head of Serapis right, polos on head. / KOΛOCCHNΩN, Isis standing left, holding sistrum and situla. BMC 6-7; SNG von Aulock 3767; SNG Cop 311.TextImage
BMC 11Colossae, Phrygia, AE22, semi-autonomous issue. 4.67 g. AD 200-276. IEΡA BOYΛH, veiled and draped bust of Boule right / KOΛOCCHNΩN, Tyche standing left, polos on head, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Aulock Phrygien II, 537-540; Waddington 5866; BMC 11.TextImage
Lindgren 929Colossae, Phyrgia, AE20, semi-autonomous issue, AD 117-138. Bust of Serapis right, modius on head / (from top right) KOΛOC-CHNΩN, Isis standing, holding situla and sistrum. BMC 8; Aulock Phrygien, 519; Armstrong 23; Lindgren I 929 (this coin); Sear GIC 5077; ANS 50354.TextImage
Mionnet 423 varColossae, Phrygia, AE 29, semi-autonomous issue, AD 117-138. 8.3g. ΔHMOC KOΛOCCHNΩN, Demos bust right / IEΡA ΔHMOC ANEΘHKEN, Tyche standing left holding rudder and cornucopiae. Not in sources consulted, unpublished? Mionnet IV 423 var (reverse type and legend). TextImage
SNG Cop 310Colossae, Phrygia. AE31, semi-autonomous issue. AD 181-192. AE 31mm (18.07 gm). ΔHMOC KOΛOCHNΩN, diademed and draped bust of Demos right / AΠOΛΛΩNIOC B ZΩCIMOV ΔIOKΡATOYC ANEΘHKEN, Helios standing in facing quadriga, holding torch and globe. Von Aulock, Phrygiens II 487; Waddington 5867. TextImage
SNG Munich 308Colossae, Phrygia. AE32. Pseudo-autonomous issue. 177-192 AD. ΔHMOC KOΛOCCHNΩN, unbearded, laureate head of Demos right / KOΛOCCHNΩN, cult image of Artemis Ephesia, stags at sides. Aulock Phrygien 2 507-512; SNG Munich 308.TextImage
St Paul 12, 106Kolossae, Phrygia. AE23 semi-autonomous issue, AD 117-138. Benefactress (or female magistrate) Klaudia Eugenetorianes. ΔHMOC KOΛOCCHNΩN, bare head of Demos right / KΛ EYΓENETOΡIANH ANEΘH above and beneath river-god reclining left, holding read and resting left elbow on overturned urn from which waters flow. Unpublished. St Paul Antiques 12, 106. John Aiello Collection. (For magistrate, see Aulock Phrygien 548 and Armstrong Colossae 3 (Hadrian/Athena).TextImage
Savoca 25, 537Hadrian AE26 of Kolossai, Phrygia. AD 117-138. Magistrate (benefactor) Okt. Apollonios Va. 10.48 g. AΔΡIANOC OΛYMΠIOC, bare-headed, draped bust left. / OKT AΠOΛΛΩNIOC OYA ANEΘKE around, KOΛOC-CHNΩN in fields, Zeus standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. Unpublished. Savova 25, 537.TextImage
Gazdac 63Antoninus Pius AE18 of Colossae, Phrygia. AD 138161. 2.5 g. Obv. legend worn, laureate head right. / KOΛOCCHNΩN, wolf standing right. Gazdac Apulum 63; Alba Julia museum inv. 3484.TextImage
BMC 13Marcus Aurelius. AE25 of Colossae, Phrygia. AD 138-161. (from top right) M AYΡHΛIOC BHΡOC KAICAΡ, bare head right / CAKEΡΔΩC AΡXΩN KOΛOCCHNΩN T, Artemis walking right, holding bow. Aulock Phrygien 2 555-562; BMC 13; Imhof KM 3; SNG von Aulock 3768; Waddington 5876.TextImage
Aulock 575Commodus, AE34 0f Colossae, Phrygia. 177-192 AD. 21.04 g. AVT KAI Λ AVΡH KOMMOΔOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / CTΡATHΓ TΩN ΠEΡI ZΩCIMON Δ ΦIΛOΠATOΡA KOΛOCCHNΩN, Artemis standing right, quiver at shoulder, holding branch and antler of stag standing behind her. RPC Online 1881; Von Aulock, Phrygiens II 575.TextImage
Imhoof GRM 2Crispina, AE20 of Kolossae, Phrygia. AD 178-192. 4.57g. KΡICΠINA CEBACT, draped bust right. / KOΛOCHNΩN ΛYKOC, river-god Lykos reclining left, holding reed, cornucopiae behind him, resting left elbow on overturned urn. Imhoof GRM 2; Aulock Phrygien 581-584; Imhoof FG 375; RPC online temp 1885.TextImage
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