Ancient Coinage of Pontos

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CIVIC, UNCERTAIN AND SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
Lindgren III 153Pontus, Anonymous AE 26mm. 160-130 BC. Male head left in leather cap; countermark: helmet / Eight-pointed star or sun-burst; small monogram. TextImage
SNG BMC 973Pontus, Anonymous Issue. Circa 130-100 BC. AE 24mm. Male head left in leather cap; c/ms: facing gorgoneion, thunderbolt, & helmet / Eight-pointed star or sun-burst; bow in right field. SNG Stancomb 649-650. TextImage
SNG BMC 983Pontus, AE21 of an uncertain mint. 130-100 BC. Leather helmet left / Star of eight rays with small crescents. BMC Black Sea 983; Baldwin 10-13 in RN 1913; Lindgren I, 59.TextImage
SNG BMC 984Uncertain mint in Pontus, 120-63 BC. AE20, 1.97 gr. Forepart of horse right / Comet, or star of eight rays with tail. Lindgren III 154; SNG BMC 984.TextImage
SNG Cop 230-231Pontus. Anonymous issue. ca 130-100 BC. AE 21mm. Bow-case with strap, countermark: helmet right / Eight-pointed star or sun-burst; bow right. SNG Stancomb 651; SNG Cop 230-231. TextImage
SNG Cop 232vPontus. Anonymous issue. Circa 130-100 BC. AE 26mm. Male head left in leather cap, three countermarks: thunderbolt, helmet right and gorgoneion facing / Eight-pointed star or sun-burst. TextImage
BRITANNICUS
RPC 3837Polemo II & Britannicus AR Drachm of the Kingdom of Pontus. BACIΛEΩC ΠOΛEMΩNOC, diademed head right. / ETOYC IH = year 18 = 55/56 AD. Laureate head of Britannicus right. SGI 5426.TextImage
RPC 3838Polemo II & Britannicus AR Drachm of the Kingdom of Pontus. Year 19 = 56/57 AD. BACIΛEΩC ΠOΛEMΩNOC, diademed head right. / ETOYC IΘ, laureate draped bust of Britannicus right.TextImage
NERO
RPC 3828Pontic Kingdom. Polemo II with Nero. A.D. 38-64. AR Drachm. A.D. 56/7. Diademed head of Polemo right / Laureate head of Nero right.TextImage
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RPC 3831Nero & Polemo II AR Drachm of the Kingdom of Pontos. Year 19 = 56/57 AD. ETOYC IΘ, laureate head of Nero right / BACIΛEOYC ΠOΛEMΩNOC, diademed head of Polemo II right. McClean 7390.TextImage
RPC 3832Nero & Polemo II AR Drachm of the Kingdom of Pontus. AEOU.. K, bare head of young Nero right / BACIΛEΩC ΠOΛEMΩNOCC, diademed head of Polemo right.TextObv-Rev
RPC 3834Nero & Polemo II AR Drachm of Kingdom of Pontus. Year 23 = 60-61 AD. ETOYC KΓ, laureate head of Nero right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠOΛEMΩNOΣ, diademed head of Polemo right. BMC 9-10. TextObv-Rev
RPC 3837Kingdom of Pontus, Polemo II with Nero, AR Drachm. Dated Regnal Year 18 = 55/56 AD. Diademed head of Polemo right / Laureate, draped, [and cuirassed?] bust of Nero right; date before.TextImage
For Uncertain issues of Pontus, see the catalog by Agnes Baldwin in Revue Numismatique 1913, pp. 285 ff.
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