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Ancient Coinage of Pontos, Neocaesarea


Neocaesarea was the chief city of the Koinon of Pontus and the few coins struck under the Koinon were probably struck here.

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CITY AND SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
G&N 36, 365Neocaesarea, Pontus, AE15, semi-autonomous issue. ca. AD 184-185. 2.91 g. ETOYC AKP, Veiled and draped bust of Demeter right, grain ears before / NEOKAICAREIAC, Winged thunderbolt. Unpublished. Gitbud & Naumann 36, 365.TextImage
LUCIUS VERUS
Cismeli 9Lucius Verus, AE28 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 98 = AD 161-162. AYTO K OYHROC CEBACTOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ADR NEOK PON around, date ET PH in exergue, the two Dioskuri naked, standing front, each holding a spear and with a horse a their sides. Cismeli 9; SNG von Aulock 97.TextImage
RecGen 2ALucius Verus, AE23 of the Koinon of Pontus. 23mm, 10.36 g. Dated year 6 (166-167 AD). Probably struck in Neocaesareia. AVTOKRA OVHPO CEB, bare head right / KOINON PONTOY beneath tetrastyle temple seen in perspective to right, ET q(H) across fields, dot in pediment. RecGen 2A.TextImage
COMMODUS
RecGen 10Commodus, AE27 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 121 = AD 184-185. AYT K M AYR KOM ANTwNINOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ADR NEOK NEwKO PRwTH PONT around, date ET AKP in exergue, Roma seated right, holding branch and spear. RecGen 10 (Roma described as Tyche); SNG von Aulock 6758; Çizmeli 15.TextImage
SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS
Cizmeli 26Septimius Severus, AE30 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 146 (AD 234-235). 14.97 g. AY K L CEPTI CEOYHROC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / KOI PON NEOKAI MHTRO, tetrastyle temple with lighted altar within. Date PMR in exergue. Çizmeli 26; RecGen 18 var (rev. legend KOIN).TextImage
Cizmeli 53Septimius Severus, AE29 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. AD 193-211. AY KAI L CEP CEOYH, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KOIN PON NEOKAIC MHTRO, Tyche standing front, holding cornucopiae, surrounded by five other Tyches, river-god Lykos swimming at her feet. Date ET PMR in exergue. Çizmeli 53; Boston 63.1201.TextImage
RecGen 11Septimius Severus, AE30 of Neocaesarea, Pontos. 204/205 AD. AVK L CEP CEVHPOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KOINWN NEOKAI MHTRO, ET PMB in ex., tetrastyle temple, ornate doorway in centre, statues of the Dioskoroi each on a cippus, within the columns to left and right. TextImage
RecGen 12Septimius Severus AE29 of Pontus, Neocaesarea. AY KAI L SEP SEOYHROS, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KOI PON NEOKAIS MHTRO ET RMB, Tetrastyle temple. RecGen 12.TextImage
Rec Gen 13Septimius Severus, AE30 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 142 (AD 205-206). AY K L CEP CEOYHROC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / KOI PON NEOKAIC MHTRO, tetrastyle temple with wall visible in the background, statue of male figure holding sceptre standing left on a column within. Date ET PMB in exergue. (The B resembles an R). RecGen 13; SNG von Aulock 100; Çizmeli 30.TextImage
SNG Righetti 566 varSeptimius Severus AE28 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 142 = AD 205-206. 12.80 g. AY K L CEP CEOYHROC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KOI PON NEOKAIC MHTRO around, date ET PMR in exergue, tetrastyle temple with trophy within (or just a decorated door, as Cismeli 59?). Date var of SNG Righetti 566; Price & Trell 169.TextImage
SNG vA 126 Septimius Severus AE30, (12.36g) Neocaesarea, Pontus, Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right. / Tetrastyle gateway to the sanctuary of Ma/Zeus. SNG VA 126var. VG / F, porous black patina.TextImage
JULIA DOMNA
SNGvA 6759Julia Domna. AE31. Neocaesaria, Pontus. 193-211 AD. IOVLIA DOMNA-AYGOYCTA, veiled bust of Julia Domna right / KOINON NEO(KAIS MHTRO..), temple with four columns, lighted altar within, ETPM below. SNG von Aulock 6759. TextImage
CARACALLA
Cizmeli 154Caracalla, AE30 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 146 (AD 209-210). A KAI M AYR ANTWNINOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KOIN PO NEOKAIC MHTRO around, date ET PMR in exergue, tetrastyle temple with a statue of a male figure, holding spear, on a column within. RecGen 22; Çizmeli 154-155.TextImage
Dura 349Caracalla, AE30 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated AD 205. 14.29 g. AY KAI M AYRHLI ANTWNINOC, laureate head right / KOIN PON NEOKAIC MHTRO, date ET PMR below, tetrastyle temple, with a male figure, holding spear, standing on column within. Hunter 4; Dura hoard 8-9, 349; Obv. legend var of SNG von Aulock 6760; RecGen 22-25; BMC 7-8 etc.TextImage
RecGen 21Caracalla AE27 of Neocaesarea, Pontos. AY KAI M AVR ANTWNINOC, laureate head right / KOIN PO NEOKAI MHTRO / ET PMR in ex. Tetrastyle temple. TextImage
SNGvA 6760Caracalla AE29 of Neocaesarea, Pontos. 209-210 AD. AY KAI M AURHL ANTWNINOC, , youthful laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Caracalla right / KOI PONT NEO KAI MHTRO, Tetrastyle temple with statue of Zeus on cippus within. RecGen 22.TextImage
GETA
Rec Gen 28Geta AE31 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 146 (AD 209-210). 15.36 g). L CEPTI GETAC KAICA, bare-headed, draped, cuirassed bust right / KOIN PO NEOKAIC MHTRO, tetrastyle temple. Date ET PMR in exergue. RecGen 28; BMC 11; Çizmeli 190.TextImage
RecGen 30Geta, AE29 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 146 (209-210 AD). 13.09 g. P A CEPTI GETAC KAIC, bare head right / KOIN PO NEOKAI MHTRO, tetrastyle temple with altar within, date ET PMR in exergue. RecGen 30; Lindgren I, 46 (this coin).TextImage
RecGen 32Geta AE of Neocaesarea, Pontus. (P L) CEPT (GETAC KAIC), bare head right / KOIN PO NEOKAIC MHTRO, tetrastyle temple. In the centre of the temple is seen a door handle above which is a bust, wall visible behind columns. Year ET PMR in exergue. BMC 11; RecGen 32.TextImage
Rec Gen 32 (2)Geta, AE31 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 142 (AD 206-207). A P CEPT GETAC KAIC, bare head right / KOIN PO NEOKAIC MHTRO, tetrastyle temple, bust above wreath in the centre. Year ET PMR in exergue. BMC 11; RecGen 32; Çizmeli 221; SNG von Aulock 102.TextImage
Rec Gen 34Geta, AE29 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 146 = AD 209-210. P L CEPT GETAC KAIC, bare-headed, draped, cuirassed bust right / KOI PON NEOKAIC MHTRO, tetrastyle temple, wall faintly visible in background, statue of a male standing, holding sceptre, on a pedestal within. Date ET PMR in exergue. RecGen 34; Cizmeli 231; Paris 415; Waddington 75.TextImage
SEVERUS ALEXANDER
Cismeli 256Severus Alexander, AE30 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 163 = AD 226-227. A K M AYR CEOY ALEXANDROC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KOI PO NEOK..MHTROPOPO, DIC KEWKORO across upper centre, two hexastyle temples side by side, seen in perspective, each with a set of steps. Date PXG in lower centre. Cismeli 256.TextImage
Cizmeli 244cfSeverus Alexander AE30 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. AD 222-235. 15.36 g. Dated CY 163 (AD 226-227). A K M AYR CEOY ALEXANDROC, laureate, cuirassed bust right / KOI PO NEOK MHTRO DIC NEWKOR around, date ET PXG below, two-storied portico or Nymphaeum with four arches and eight columns in upper storey and eight columns with central arch below, with Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae within. cf. Cizmeli 244; Price & Trell 71 (rev.).TextImage
Cizmeli 244 varSeverus Alexander AE30 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. AD 222-235. 15.36 g. Dated local year 163 (= AD 226-227). AK M AYΡ CEOY AΛEXANΔΡOC, laureate, cuirassed bust right / KOI ΠO NEOK MHTΡO NEΩKOΡ, Two-storied portico or nymphaeum (fountain) with central arch with Tyche standing left within, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Date ET RXG below. Cizmeli 244 var (legends); Price & Trell fig. 71 (rev.).TextImage
Cizmeli 266Severus Alexander AE29 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. AD 222-235. 15.77 g. Dated CY 171 (AD 234-235). AV K M AY CE ALEXANDROC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / KOIN PO NEOKAICARIAC MH around, date ET POA below, two prize urns, each containing one palm branch, upon an agonistic table, amphora containing two palm branches between two large palm branches beneath the table. Çizmeli 266; SNG Righetti 571; Falghera 1885.TextImage
Cizmeli 274Severus Alexander, AE29 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 171 (AD 234-235). 13.71 g. AY K M AY CE ALEXANDROC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / MH NEOKECARIAC NEWK, two tetrastyle temples; prize urn containing two palm branches in upper centre. Date ET POA in exergue. Çizmeli 274; Paris 1292; Cologne 293.TextImage
Cizmeli 283Severus Alexander, AE29 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 171 (AD 234-235). AY K M AY CE ALEXANDROC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / KOI PO NEOKECARIAC MH, Hexastyle temple seen in perspective; dot in pediment. Date ET POA in exergue. Çizmeli 283; SNG Righetti 570.TextImage
Rec Gen 38Severus Alexander, AE28 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 163 (AD 226-227. 14.50 g. A K M AUR CEOY ALEXANDROC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / NEOKAI MHTR DIC NEWKO, two tetrastyle temples side by side. Date E PXG in exergue. RecGen 38; Çizmeli 243; Paris 1289.TextImage
RecGen 40Severus Alexander, AE29 of Neocaesareia, Pontus. Dated 163 AD. AY KAI M AYR CEOY ALEXANDROC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / .. KESA MHTROPO DIS NEWKOR ET RXG, front view of two tetrastyle temples (one or two prize crowns above). cf RecGen 40 (different bust type).TextImage
Rec Gen 44Severus Alexander, AE28 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. AY K M AY CE ALEXANDROC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / MHTROPO NEOKAICARIA DIC NEWK around, date ET POA below, two tetrastyle temples side by side. RecGen 44; Çizmeli 262.TextImage
Rec Gen 46Severus Alexander, AE of Neocaesareia, Pontus. 17.40 g. AV K M AV CE ALEXANDROC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KOI PONTO NEOKAIS MH, ET ROA, table with rounded legs and lion's feet, surmounted by prize crown from which two palm branches protrude, amphora with two palm branches below. Cizmeli 276; RecGen 46.TextImage
Rec Gen 47Severus Alexander, AE30 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 171 (AD 234-235). AY K M AY CE ALEXANDROC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / KOINO PONT NEOKECARIAC, Agonistic crown with two palms set on table, kantharos containing two palms, between two palms beneath table, date POA in exergue. RecGen 47; SNG von Aulock 105.TextImage
GORDIAN III
BMC 12Gordian III AE 28mm of Neocaesarea in Pontos. Laureate, draped & cuirassed bust right / Claw-footed table supporting prize crown or urn containing palm branch; Date ET POH beneath table.TextImage
Cizmeli 294Gordian III, AE17 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 178 = AD 241-242. 15.52 g. AY K M ANT GORDIANOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KOI PONT MH NEOKAICA around, date ET ROH below, prize urn containing two palms on an altar decorated with a palm on the front. Falghera 2103; Çizmeli 294.TextImage
Cizmeli 305Gordian III, AE28 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated 178 (AD 241-242). AY K M ANT GORDIANOC CE, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KOI PONT MH NEOKAICARIA around ornate prize crown set on inscribed with letter A set on table with straight legs, palm below table; date ET POH in exergue. Çizmeli 305; Lindgren III 141.TextImage
RecGen 50AGordian III, AE31 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 178 (AD 241-242). 15.34 g. A K M ANT GORDIANOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / MHTROPO NEOKAICARI around, DIC NEWKO and date ET POH below, two tetrastyle temples on a base with dot in the centre (and traces of double-strike). RecGen 50A; Cizmeli 305.TextImage
Rec Gen 51Gordian III, AE30 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 178 (AD 241-242). 13.82 g. AY K M ANT GORDIANOC CEB, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KOI PONT MH NEOKAICARIAC around, prize crown containing one palm branch, set on table with ornate legs; date ET POH within the table. RecGen 51; SNG Cop 218; Çizmeli 297.TextImage
RecGen 52Gordian III AE29 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 178 (AD 241-242). AVT K M ANT GORDIANOC C, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / KOI PONT MH NEOKAICARIA, Prize crown containing two palms on a table; kantharos beneath table, palm brach to left and right. Date ET POH on exergue. RecGen 52; Çizmeli 296; Mueller, Copenhagen 223.TextImage
Rec Gen 53AGordian III, AE of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated 178 AD. 16.54 g. AV K M ANT GORDIANOC C, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / MH NEOKAISARIAS B NE, ET ROH, altar inscribed AKTIA, surmounted by two prize crowns each with two palm branches protruding. SNG von Aulock 6761; Cizmeli 333; SNG Righetti 574; RecGen 53A.TextImage
TRANQUILLINA
Rec Gen 58BTranquillina, AE29 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 178 = AD 241-242. 18.26 g. CAB TRANKYLINA CEB, draped bust right, wearing stephane / KOI PONT MH NEOKAICARI around, date ET ROH below, Prize urn containing two palms on an altar decorated with a palm on the front. RecGen 58B; Paris 1306; Çizmeli 359.TextImage
TREBONIANUS GALLUS
Rec Gen 60Trebonianus Gallus AE29 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 188 = 251-212 AD. AVT KAI GALLOC CEB, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / RW-MH PP-H, Roma Nikephorus seated left on circular shield, holding Nike and spear. RecGen 60; Çizmeli 375e (this coin); SNG von Aulock 6766.TextImage
RecGen 61Trebonianus Gallus AE29 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 188 = 251/2 AD. AVT.KAI. .GALLOC CEB, radiate, draped & cuirassed bust right / RW-MH PP-H, Roma Nikephorus seated left on circular shield holding Nike & spear.TextImage
RecGen 63Trebonianus Gallus & Volusian AE29 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 188 = 251/2 AD. AVT KK GALLOC KAI OVOLOVCCIANOC CEB, laureate, draped & cuirassed bust of Trebonianus right, vis-à-vis radiate, draped & cuirassed bust of Volusian left / RW-MH PP-H, Roma Nikephorus seated left on round sheild, holding Nike on globe & sceptre. SNGvA 113, Lindgren III 143.TextImage
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Rec Gen 63ATrebonianus Gallus and Volusian AE29 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. AD 251-253. 14.00 g. Dated CY 188 (AD 251-252). AYT K K GALLOC KAI OYOLOYCCIANOC CEB, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Trebonianus Gallus right, facing radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian left / GEN AVGG NOS around, date ET RPH in left field, Genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae. RecGen 63A; SNG von Aulock 6767; Imhoof 16 in RSN 1917; Çizmeli 402a (this coin).TextImage
VOLUSIAN
Lindgren A47BVolusian AE 28mm of Pontus, Neocaesarea. Year 188 (151-152 AD). Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / Roma Nicephorus seated left, holding Nike and sceptre; shield at side. TextImage
PHILIP I
SNGvA 111 varPhilip I AE19 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. 248-249 AD. [AUT K] MAR IOULI FILIPPOC, radiate draped bust right / MHTRO NEOKAICARIAC, turreted, veiled and draped bust of Tyche right, surmounted by agnostic crown, ET R-PE in fields (local year 185). Unlisted. SNG von Aulock 111 var (Gordian III); Lindgren I 48 var (Valerian I); RecGen 70A var (Gallienus). Unlisted for Philip I.TextImage
VALERIAN I
Cizmeli 412Valerian, AE30 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated year 192 (255-256 AD). AY K PO LIK OVALERIANOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / MHT NEOKAICARIAC around, date ET PYB in exergue, prize crown inscribed AKTIOC set on low base inscribed TIMOEQIKA. Çizmeli 412; Amaseia Museum 1371.TextImage
Cizmeli 419Valerian, AE26 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 192 = AD 255-256. 9.36 g. AY K PO LIK OYALERIANOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / KOI PONT MH NEOKAICARIA, turreted and draped bust of Tyche right; prize crown above; date ET-PYB across fields. Çizmeli 419; Istanbul 4078; Lindgren I 48.TextImage
Cizmeli 421Valerian, AE28 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 192 = AD 255-256). AV K PO LIK OYALERIANOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / MH NEOKECARIA, two tetrastyle temples with prize crown containing two palms above, date PYB in exergue. Çizmeli 421e; Boston 66.931.TextImage
Cizmeli 424Valerian, AE26 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 192 (AD 255-256). 10.48 g. AY K PO LIK OYALERIANOC, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / MHT NEOKAICARI, prize crown containing one palm branch, on an altar inscribed AKTIA; date ET PPB (second P retrograde) in exergue. Çizmeli 424.TextImage
RecGen 64Valerian I. 255-256 AD. Neocaesareia, Pontus. AVK PO LIK OVALERIANOC, radiate, draped bust right, seen from the back / MHT-NEOKAI-CARIAC-DIC NEW-ET PYB, legend within wreath. RecGen 64; Mionnet II, 131.TextImage
RecGen 67Valerian I, AE of Neocaesaria, Pontus. 13.01 gr. AY K PO LIK OYALERIANOS, Radiate, draped bust right / MHT NEOKAISARIA, Prize crown with two palm branches on base inscribed ET RQB. RecGen 67; Cizmeli, Néocésarée 410.TextImage
RecGen 68bValerian, AE27 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 192 (AD 255-256). 11.02 g. AY K PO LIK OYALERIANOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / MHT NEOKAICARIAC DI-C, turreted bust of Tyche left, holding laurel branch. Date ET-PYB across fields. RecGen 68b; Paris 1421; Çizmeli 420; Lindgren III, 144.TextImage
GALLIENUS
Cizmeli 452Gallienus AE26 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 199 (AD 262-263). 11.74 g. AY KAI PO LIK GALLIHNOC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / MHT NEOKECARIAC around, ET PYQ below (Y resembling a retrograde P), empty wreath, A in badge at the top. Çizmeli 452-454; SNG Cop 220; SNG Righetti 581; Falghera 2592.TextImage
Cizmeli 467Gallienus AE25 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 199 (AD 262-263). 11.77 g. AY KAI PO LIK GALLIHNOC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / MHT NEOKAICARIAC around, ET PYQ below (Y resembling a retrograde P), prize urn containing two palm branches, set upon a high table with ornate legs. Çizmeli 467.TextImage
Cizmeli 481aGallienus AE25 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 200 (AD 263-264). 9.76 g. AY KAI PO LIK GALLIHNOC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / MHT NEOKAICARIAC around, date ET C below, Gallienus on horseback galloping right, wielding spear at fallen enemy to right. Çizmeli 481a; Lindgren III 146.TextImage
Cizmeli 494aGallienus AE23 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 201 (AD 264-265). 9.96 g. AY KAI PO LIK GALLIHNOC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / MH NEOKAICARIAC around, date ET CA below, two prize urns, each containing two palm branches, on base line. Çizmeli 494a; SNG Stockholm 1859.TextImage
Mionnet Supp. IV, 201Gallienus, AE27 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 199 (AD 262-263). 11.59 g. AYT KAI PO LIK GALLIHNOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / MHT NEOKAICARIAC, two prize urns, each containing two palm branches, set on a table inscribed AKTIA. Date ET PYQ in exergue. Mionnet Supp. IV, 201; Leypold 58 var (date); RecGen -; Çizmeli -. RecGen p. 96, note.TextImage
Rec Gen 72Gallienus, AE26 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. AD 253-268. Dated CY 199 (AD 262-263). 12.79 g. AY KAI PO LIK GALLIHNOC, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / MHT NEOKAICAREIAC PON around, date ET PPQ below (second P retrograde), A above, agonistic wreath. RecGen 72.TextImage
Rec Gen 73Gallienus AE25 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 199 (AD 262-263). 12.51 g. AY KAI PO LIK GALLIHNOC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / MHT NEOKECARIAC around, ET PYQ below (Y resembling a retrograde P), tetrastyle temple on three steps, seen in perspective. RecGen 73; Paris 1418; BMC 17; Çizmeli 455; Lindgren III 145; Mueller Copenhagen 154.TextImage
Rec Gen 74bGallienus AE27 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 199 (AD 262-263). AY KAI PO LIK GALLIHNOC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / MHT NEOKAICARIAC around, ET PYQ below (Y resembling a retrograde P), prize urn containing two palm branches, set upon low, three legged table. RecGen 74b; Paris 1314; Çizmeli 451; SNG Righetti 582.TextImage
Rec Gen 74cGallienus, AE26 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. AD 253-268. Dated CY 199 (AD 262-263). 11.49 g. AYT KAI PO LIK GALLIHNOC, radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right / MHT NEOKAICAREIAC around, date ET PYQ below, head of lion right within wreath. RecGen 74c; Cizmeli 447.TextImage
Rec Gen 75bGallienus AE23 of Neocaesarea, Pontus. Dated CY 200 (AD 263-264). 11.23 g. AY KAI PO LIK GALLIHNOC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / MHTR NEOKAICARIAC around, date ET C below, Prize urn, containing two palm branches, set upon low base without legs. RecGen 75b; Paris 1319; Çizmeli 482; Lindgren I 50.TextImage
SNGvA 116cfGallienus AE26 of Neocaesarea, Pontus, AV KAI POLIK GALLIHNOC Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / MHT NEOKAICAP, Games prize urn on altar inscribed ETPHΓTextObvRev
See also: Entry for Neocaesarea on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Neocaesarea in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum
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