Ancient Coinage of Phrygia, Kibyra


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CIVIC AND SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
BMC 6Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 16 mm, 2.67 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield, AΠNOY monogram in upper left field, anchor beneath horse. BMC 6; Imhoof KM 6; Paris 678; Mionnet IV, 369; SNG von Aulock 3706.TextImage
BMC 7Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 17 mm, 2.88 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield, rose in left field. BMC 7; SNG von Aulock 3707.TextImage
BMC 8Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 17 mm, 2.93 g. 166-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear, eagle standing right on the back of the spear. BMC 8; Paris 675.TextImage
BMC 9Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 17 mm, 3.4 g. 166-83 BC. Helmeted male head right / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield. No letters beneath horse. BMC 9; SNG von Aulock 3702; SNG Cop 263; SNG Fitzw 4951; SNG Munich 280; Weber 7057; SNG Lockett 2986; Imhoof KM 3.TextImage
BMC 9cfPhrygia, Kibyra AR Drachm. ca 166-84 BC. Male head right, in crested helmet / Horseman galloping right, holding couched spear and shield; symbol or monogram behind, IC below. SNGvA 4702v. (if it is a badly struck IO below: Imhoof KM 5; BMC 15.) TextImage
BMC 11Phrygia, Kibyra. Circa 166-84 BC. AR Drachm. Male head right, wearing crested helmet / Horseman galloping right, holding couched spear and shield. BMC Phrygia 11. TextImage
BMC 14Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 16 mm, 2.67 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KEΔ KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield, bunch of grapes in upper left field. BMC 14; Prowe III 1664; SNG von Aulock 3718; SNG Munich 281; Imhoof MG 76; Paris 1972.1340.42.TextImage
BMC 15Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 2.78 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear, palm branch over shoulder. IO beneath horse. BMC 15; Imhoof KM 5.TextImage
BMC 21Phrygia, Cibyra. Time of Domitian, ca 81-96 AD. Archon Claudius Biantus. AE 19mm. KIBYΡITΩN, veiled and draped bust of Ino right / EΠI AΡCIEΡ KΛAYBIANTOC, humped bull butting or crouching right. RPC II 1267. TextImage
BMC 25Kibyra, Phrygia, AE20 mm. 161-180 AD. 5.82 gr. ΔHMOC, laureate head of Demos right / KIBYΡATΩN, Demeter standing left, veiled, holding poppy and corn-ears in right hand and torch in left. BMC 25; SNG von Aulock 3724; SNG Cop 276.TextImage
BMC 35Kibyra, Phrygia, Severan times, 193-211 AD, 8.36 g. ΔHMOC, unbearded, laureate head right / KAIC KIBYΡA-TΩN aound and beneath Serapis seated left, modius on head, holding patera and sceptre; Kerberos at his feet. BMC 35-36; SNG Munich 290.TextImage
BMC 38Kibyra, Phrygia, pseudo-autonomous issue, 3rd C. AD. 5.94 g. KIBYΡA, turreted, draped bust of Tyche right / KIBYΡATΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. BMC 38: SNG Munich 289.TextImage
CGB 59, 114Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 17 mm, 2.84 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield, ΠMK monogram beneath the horse. Unpublished monogram. cgb 59, 114.TextImage
CNG 352, 141Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 16 mm, 2.62 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / T AY MOYCAIOC KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield, AY monogram in centre left field. Unpublished magistrate's name. CNG 352, 141.TextImage
G&M 212, 2094Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 17 mm, 2.67 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield, wreath at upper left, IC beneath the horse. Unpublished fieldmarks. G & M 212, 2094.TextImage
G&N 38, 538Kibyra as Caesarea, Phrygia. AE28 Semi-autonomous issue. Ca. AD 193-211. 9.79 g. BOYΛH, diademed and draped bust of Boule right / KIBYΡAION KAIC, Hygieia standing right, serpent in arms, facing Asklepios standing facing, looking left, resting on serpent-entwined staff. Apparently unpublished. Gitbud and Naumann 38, 538.TextImage
Imhoof KM 4Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 18 mm, 3.1 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield, bunch of grapes in upper left field, OΡ beneath horse. Imhoof KM 4; Dieudonné 105 in RN 1903; Paris M4080.TextImage
Imhoof KM 20Kibyra, Phrygia, AE27, ca AD 200-268. BOYΛH, veiled and laureate bust of Boule right. / KAIC KIBYΡATΩN, Amazon standing left, turreted, holding patera, bipennis and shield. Imhoof KM 20.TextImage
Imhoof MG 74Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 16 mm, 2.77 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield, corn ear behind him, ΡKA monogram beneath the horse. Imhoof MG 74.TextImage
Imhoof MG 75Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 17 mm, 2.27g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield, Caduceus upright on the end of the spear, ΠM beneath the horse. Imhoof MG 75; SNG von Aulock 3712; Waddington 5803; Paris 685.TextImage
Imhoof MG 77Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 16 mm, 2.77 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KAΛ KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear, bunch of grapes in left field. Imhoof MG 77; SNG von Aulock 3716; Dewing 2433; Paris 682.TextImage
Paris 680Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 17 mm, 3.26 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / MENE IEΡΩN KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield, AY monogram in centre left field. Paris 680; SNG von Aulock 3705; Mionnet IV, 371.TextImage
Paris 681Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 17 mm, 3.05 g. 166-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear, corn-ear behind him. ΠΩ-like monogram beneath horse. Paris 681.TextImage
SNG Cop 263Phrygia, Kibyra. Circa 166-84 BC. AR Drachm. Helmeted male head right, in crested helmet / Horseman galloping on horseback right, holding spear and shield. No letters or symbol. SNG von Aulock 3702; SNG Cop 263. TextImage
SNG Cop 264Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 15 mm, 2.73 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield, IA beneath the horse. SNG von Aulock 3704; SNG Cop 264; Muenter museum 2314.TextImage
SNG Cop 266Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 16 mm, 3 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield, OΡ beneath the horse. SNG Cop 266; SNG von Aulock 3703; Hunter 1; Boston II, 202.TextImage
SNG Cop 267Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 17 mm, 2.89 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield, butterfly on the end of the spear, M beneath the horse. SNG Cop 267; Imhoof MG 73; SNG von Aulock 3709; Paris 677; SNG Leipzig 1275.TextImage
SNG Cop 268Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 20 mm, 2.9g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield, corn-ear to left, ΡM monogram beneath the horse. SNG von Aulock 3710; SNG Cop 268; Imhoof GRM 2.TextImage
SNG Cop 270Kibyra, Phrygia, AE12, 1.92 g. ca 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath humped bull butting right, C M above; all within incuse square. SNG Cop 270; Waddington 5805; SNG Munich 283.TextImage
SNG Cop 271Kibyra, Phrygia, 166-84 BC. AE10, 0.90 gr. Helmeted male head right, wearing Corinthian helmet / KIBYΡA beneath humped bull butting right. SNG Cop 271; SNG Munich 284; Duesseldorf 11451.TextImage
SNG Post 321Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 2.16 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horse galloping right, holding spear, palm branch over shoulder. O beneath horse. SNG Post 321.TextImage
SNG vA 3699Kibyra, Phrygia, AE12, 200-100 BC. 1.71 g. Star of eight rays / Large KI. SNG von Aulock 3699.TextImage
SNG vA 3717Kibyra, Phrygia, AR drachm, 17 mm, 2.67 g. 190-83 BC. Helmeted male head right. / KIBYΡATΩN beneath warrior on horseback galloping right, holding spear and shield, bunch of grapes at upper left, OΡO beneath the horse. SNG von Aulock 3717; Philipsen 2526; Milne 2 in NC 1940; Paris 1972.1340.43.TextImage
SNG vA 3724Kibyra, Phrygia, AE21. 5.8g, Time of Marcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. ΔHMOC, unbearded, laureate head of Demos right / KIBYΡATΩN, Demeter, in long chiton and veil, standing front, head left, holding poppy and corn-ears in right hand, and resting with left on long torch. SNG von Aulock 3724; SNG Cop 276.TextImage
SNG vA 8395Kibyra, Phrygia, 81-96 AD. AE16 mm, 2.57 gr. ΘEON CYNKΛHTON, draped bust of the Senate right / EΠI AΡXIEΡEΩC KΛAY BIANTOC KIBY, an Amazon walking right, holding bipennis (double axe) and shield. SNG von Aulock 8395.TextImage
Weber 7061Kibyra, Phrygia. AE20 Semi-autonomous issue. AD 161-180. Bearded head of Herakles right. / KIBYΡ-ATΩN, river-god Indos reclining left, holding reed, resting arm on overturned vase. Weber 7061; Lindgren III 570.TextImage
DOMITIAN
RPC 1262Domitian and Domitia AE23 of Phrygia, Cibyra. Magistrate Claudius Bias. ΔOMITANOC KAICAΡ ΔOMITIA CEBACTH, busts facing / EΠI AΡXIEΡEΩC KΛAY BIANTOC KIBY, Zeus seated left. SNGvA 3731, SGI 896.TextImage
RPC 1263Domitian, AE22 of Kibyra, Phrygia. ΔOMITIANOC KAI CEBAYOC (sic), laureate head right / EΠI AΡXIEΡΩC KΛAY BIANT-OC around and below, KI-BY across fields, Dionysos, naked, standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos, panther at foot left. RPC II 1263; BMC 41-42; Paris 720; Waddington 5826; SNG Cop 283; Rauch 12 in Berliner Blätter 1863.TextImage
RPC 1264Domitian, AE of Kibyra, Phrygia, 81-96 AD. 4.96 g. ΔOMITIANOC CEBACTOC KIBYΡATΩN, laureate head right / EΠI AΡCIEΡEΩC KΛAY BIANTOC, Athena standing left, holding Nike, spear and shield. RPC 1264; SNG Cop. 281 var.TextImage
ANTONINUS PIUS
SNG vA. 3734Antoninus Pius, AE 16mm, 2,54gr of Kibyra, Phrygia. AVT ANTΩNEINON CEB, laureate, draped bust right / KIBYΡATΩN, Herakles standing half right, holding lionskin on left arm, and club resting on rock. Fontana 3 var (obv. legend); Duesseldorf 11410 var (ditto); SNG von Aulock 3734 var (ditto).TextImage
AELIUS
BMC 48L. Aelius, AE of Kibyra, Phrygia, Caesar, 136-138 AD. 4.28 g. ΛOIKIOC AIΛIOC KAICAΡ, bare head right / KIBYΡATΩN, Asklepios standing front, looking left, leaning on serpent-entwined staff. BMC 48.TextImage
FAUSTINA II
SNG Cop 289Faustina II, AE20 of Kibyra, Phrygia. (from top right) ΦAYCTINA NEA, draped bust right / KIBYΡATΩN, basket. SNG Cop 289; Imhoof MG 89; SNG Righetti 1160 var (obv legend).TextImage
JULIA DOMNA
SNG Fitz 4955Julia Domna AE30 of Kibyra, Phrygia. Magistrate Kapitonos. IOYΛ ΔOMNA CEBACTH, draped bust right. EΠI ΠO AIΛ KAΠITΩNOC KAIC KIBYΡATΩN, Kybele standing left, right hand extended.TextImage
CARACALLA
BMC 50Caracalla, AE25 of Kibyra, Phrygia. AVT K M AV ANTΩNINO, Laureate and draped bust right / KIBYΡATΩN, Zeus, naked to waist, seated left on throne with high back, holding patera and sceptre. BMC 50-51; SNG Cop 290.TextImage
Imhoof 21Caracalla, AE35 of Kibyra, Phrygia. 199-200 AD. AYTOK KAI M AY ANTΩNEINOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KIBYΡATΩN KAICAREWN, Amazon, polos on head, holding bipennis (double axe), standing right, clasping hands with Heros, naked, standing left, holding spear, shield between them, date ET SOR below. Imhoof KM 21; Mionnet IV, 387.TextImage
SGI 2584Caracalla AE37 of Kibyra, Phrygia. Dated Year 176 = 200-201 AD. AYTOK KAI M AV ANTΩNEINOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KAICAΡEΩN KIBYΡATΩN, Tyche standing right, resting on sceptre, clasping hands with Roma, seated left on cuirass, shields behind her. Date ET SOP (local year 176) below. Von Aulock 3737.TextImage
MACRINUS
BMC 52Macrinus, AE of Kibyra, Phrygia. 43.43 g. AYTO KAI M OΠEΛ CEB MAKΡEINOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KAICAΡEΩN KIBYΡATΩN, Amazon, as Tyche of Kibyra, standing left, turreted, right breast bare, bow and quiver at right shoulder, holding patera over a sphinx seated left on low tripod, pelta, long spear and double axe (bipennis) in left hand, wicker basket (kibyros) in upper left field. BMC 52.TextImage
DIADUMENIAN
SNG von Aulock 3739Diadumenian, Caesar, AE 31mm of Kibyra, Phrygia. M OΠEΛ ANTΩNINOC ΔIA K, bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right / KIBYΡATΩN, Zeus seated left holding thunderbolt and sceptre; eagle at foot. BMC 56; SNG Tuebingen 4101; McClean 8786; SNG von Aulock 3739.TextImage
ELAGABALUS
BMC 63Elagabalus AE24 of Kibyra, Phrygia. AV K M AV ANTΩNINOC, radiate, draped bust right / KIBYΡATΩN above, KAICAΡEΩN in left field, river-god reclining left, holding reed and resting left arm on vase from which water flows, basket in upper left field. BMC 63; SNG München 294-296.TextImage
BMC 64Elagabalus, AE18 of Kibyra, Phrygia. AD 218-222. AY K M AYΡ ANTΩNINOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / KIBYΡA-TΩN above and beneath a basket. BMC 64. TextImage
GORDIAN III
BMC 79Gordian III AE22 of Kibyra, Phrygia. 238-244 AD. A K M AN ΓOΡΔIANOC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / KIBYΡATΩN, eagle standing facing on caduceus, head left. BMC 79; Imhoof KM 35.TextImage
RPC 669Gordian III, AE of Kibyra, Phrygia, 4.45 g. A K M AN ΓOΡΔIANOC, laureate, draped bust right / KIBYΡATΩN, wicket basket ("kibyros"). RPC 669; SNG Munich 301.TextImage
SNG vA 3748Gordian III, AE36 of Kibyra, Phrygia. AY KE M ANTΩ ΓOΡΔIANOC, radiate head right / KIBYΡATΩN around, year ZIC to left, Herakles Farnese standing right, right hand behind back, resting on club set on herm. SNG von Aulock 3748; SNG Munich 299; BMC 74; Leake 6; SNG Righetti 1162.TextImage
SNG vA 3751Gordian III AE 29mm of Kibyra, Phrygia. AY KE M ANTΩ ΓOΡΔIANOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / KAICAΡEΩN KIBYΡATΩN, Artemis walking right, reaching for an arrow from the quiver at her shoulder, hound at foot. SNG vA 3751; McClean 8788.TextImage
TRANQUILLINA
BMC 83Tranquillina, AE25 of Kibyra, Phrygia, AD 241-244. 7.11g. ΦΡ TΡANKYΛΛEINA CEB, diademed and draped bust right / KIBYΡATΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. BMC 83; SNG Cop 300.TextImage
Weber 7068Tranquillina, AE29 of Kibyra, Phrygia. Dated 243-244 AD. ΦΡ TΡANKYΛΛEINA CEB, draped bust right / KIBYΡATΩN, Nike standing left, holding wreath and palm; wicker basket in left field, date ΘIC across fields. Sear 3842; Weber 7068; BMC 82; Mionnet 405.TextImage
PHILIP II
SNG vA 3753Philip II, AE26 of Kibyra, Phrygia. 9.96 gr. Dated 247-248 AD. AYT K M IOY ΦIΛIΠΠOC, diademed head right / KIBYΡATΩN, Nike advancing left, holding wreath and palm branch, date ΓKC in left field. SNG Aulock 3753; Waddington 5846; SNG Tuebingen 4105.TextImage
TRAJAN DECIUS
SNG Cop 301/303
test strike
Trajan Decius test strike, lead, Kibyra, Phrygia. KIBYΡATΩN, Eagle standing facing on caduceus, wings spread, head left. (Known as a reverse type of Gordian III and Otacilia Severa) / KIBYΡATΩN, Distyle temple containing wicker basket. (Known as a reverse type for Trajan Decius). SNG Cop 301; SNG Tuebingen 4104 (obv.)/ SNG Righetti 1163-1164; SNG Cop 303 (Rev).TextImage
SNG Cop 303Trajan Decius, AE24-27 of Kibyra, Phrygia. 249-251 AD. [A]VT [KAI TΡAIAN]OC ΔEKIOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / KIBYΡATΩN, Distyle temple containing wicker basket. SNG Cop 303.TextImage
SNGvA 3754Trajan Decius, AE35 of Kibyra, Phrygia. 249-251 AD. Dated Year 226 (= 250-251 AD). 22.80 gr. AVT KAI Γ MEC K TΡAIAN ΔEKIOC CEB, laureate and cuirassed bust right, slight drapery on far shoulder / KAICAΡEΩN KIBYΡATΩN ET SKC, Demeter standing right, holding torch and grain ears, facing Tyche of Kibyra looking left, holding basket on head, cista mystica with serpent emerging between them; date ET SKC above. SNG von Aulock 3754 (same dies). Cf. BMC 85 (no cista).TextImage
HERENNIA ETRUSCILLA
BMC 88Herennia Etruscilla, AE28 of Kibyra, Phrygia. Year 226 of the local era; 250-251 AD. EΡENNIA ETΡOYCKIΛΛA CEB, draped bust right, wearing stephane / KAICAΡEΩN KIBYΡATΩN, and date ET [Γh]KC, Tyche standing left, polos on head, holding rudder and cornucopiae. SNG Cop 305; BMC 88-89; SNG Lewis 1614.TextImage
GALLIENUS
Weiser 17Gallienus, AE33 of Kibyra, Phrygia, 13.29 g. AV KAI ΓAΛΛIHNOC, laureate, cuirassed bust right / KIBYΡATΩN, hexastyle temple on decorated podium, eagle facing in pediment. BMC 91; Lindgren III, 573; Weiser pl. 13, 17.TextImage
Entry for Phrygia, Kibyra on the Digital Historia Numorum
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