Ancient Coinage of Pontus, Sebastopolis-Heracleopolis (Sulusaray), on the River Scylax.

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SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS
RecGen 3Septimius Severus. Sebastopolis-Heracleopolis, Pontus. AE27. 4 Assaria. AV KAI CEΠTIMI CEOVHΡOC AY, laureate, draped bust right, seen from the back / CEBACT HΡAKΛEO, statue of Herakles, standing facing, leaning on club and holding lionskin, beneath an arch connecting two tetrastyle temples, with balustrade above. RecGen 3.TextImage
RecGen 5Sebastopolis-Herakleopolos, Pontos. Septimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE30 (12.86g).struck 205/6 AD. AY KAI Λ CEΠTI CEVHΡOC AYG, draped, cuirassed, laureate bust right / CEBACTO HΡAKΛEO ET HC, tetrastyle temple with two-stage base and triagonal pediment decorated with wreath with ribbons. Rec. Gen. 5; SNG Righetti 585.TextImage
RecGen 6ASeptimius Severus, AE28 of Sebastopolis-Heracleopolis, Pontos. AD 193-211. 11.22 g. Dated local year 208 = AD 205-206. AY KAI Λ CEΠTIMI CEOYHΡOC AY, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right. / CEBACT HΡAKΛE ET HC, Herakles striding right, wielding club about to slay the Lernaean Hydra, grasping one of its necks. RecGen 6A; SNG von Aulock 6777; Franke KZR 295; Imhoof GRM 1; Voegtli 2p; Kurth Herakles 173. TextImage
RecGen 7Septimius Severus, AE27 of Sebastopolis-Herakleiopolis, Pontus. 12.46 g. Dated Local year 208 (AD 205-206 AD). AY KAI Λ CEΠTI CEOHΡOC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / TON KTICTHN CEBACTOΠOΛIC around, ET-HC across fields, Herakles standing front, holding lionskin and resting on club. RecGen 7 corr. (bust type); Paris M1044.TextImage
JULIA DOMNA
RecGen 9Julia Domna, AE27 of Sebastopolis-Heracleopolis, Pontus. 205-206 AD. 14.75 gr. IOVΛIA ΔOMNA CEB, draped bust right / CEBACT HΡAKΛE, date ET HS below, Sanctuary of Herakles comprising of two tetrastyle temples flanking statue of Herakles, holding club and lionskin, barrier or fencing before it. RecGen 9.TextImage
GETA
CNG 348, 463Geta, AE27 of Sebastopolis, Pontus. 13.59 g. AD 198-209. Dated Year 208 (AD 205-206). Λ CEΠTI ΓETAC K, bareheaded, draped, and cuirassed bust right / HΡAKΛE CEBACT, Herakles standing right, grasping one of the serpent heads of the Lernaean Hydra and wielding club about to strike it (Brauer type 1b). Date ET-HC across fields. Unpublished. CNG 348, 463.TextImage
RecGen 19Geta. Sebastopolis-Heracleopolis, Pontus. 12.20g; 30mm. 4 Assaria. Λ CEΠT ΓETAC K, draped bust right, seen from the back / CEBACTOΠO HΡAKΛEON ET HC in exergue, Tetrastyle temple, shield in pediment. RecGen 19.TextImage
Rec Gen 21Geta, AE29 of Sebastopolis-Heracleopolis, Pontus, AD 205-206. CEΠTIMI ΓETAC KAICAΡ, bare-headed, draped, cuirassed bust right. / CEBACTOΠO HΡAKΛEOΠO Π ET-HC (HΡ, ET and HC ligate), Tyche standing left, polos on head, holding rudder and cornucopiae. RecGen 21.TextImage
GALLIENUS
RecGen 25Gallienus AE28 of Sebastopolis-Heracleopolis, Pontus. AVT KAI ΠO ΛIK ΓAΛΛIHNOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / (from top right) CEBACTO HΡAK, Hercules standing left, grasping the Hind of Cyreneia by the horns. (Date ET SXC in exergue). RecGen 25.TextImage
Entry for Pontos, Sebastopolis-Heracleopolis on the Digital Historia Numorum
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