Ancient Coinage of Seleucia, Tryphon

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BMC 5Tryphon, Seleukid Kingdom, ca 142-138 BC. AE17. Askalon mint. 5.37 g. Diademed head of Tryphon right. / BAΣIΛEΩΣ TΡYΦANOΣ AYTOKΡATOΡOΣ to right and left of a Macedonian helmet left, adorned with ibex horn. AΣK downwards in lower left field. BMC 5; Babelon 1047; Hoover HGC 1061; Houghton SC 2040.TextImage
BMC 11-12Tryphon, Seleukid Kingdom, ca 142-138 BC. 17.5 mm. Antioch mint. Diademed head of Tryphon right. / BAΣIΛEΩΣ TΡYΦANOΣ AYTOKΡATOΡOΣ to right and left of a Macedonian helmet left, adorned with ibex horn. Star in lower left field. BMC 11-12; Babelon Rois 1052; Hoover HGC 1061; Houghton SC 2034.2e.TextImage
BMC 13Tryphon, Seleukid Kingdom, ca 142-138 BC. AE17. Antioch mint. 4.25 g. Diademed head of Tryphon right. / BAΣIΛEΩΣ TΡYΦANOΣ AYTOKΡATOΡOΣ to right and left of a Macedonian helmet left, adorned with ibex horn. Upright palm branch in lower left field. BMC 13; Babelon 1049; Hoover HGC 1061; Houghton SC 2034.1.TextImage
BMC 14Tryphon, Seleukid Kingdom, ca 142-138 BC. AE18. Antioch mint. 4.66 g. Diademed head of Tryphon right. / BAΣIΛEΩΣ TΡYΦANOΣ AYTOKΡATOΡOΣ to right and left of a Macedonian helmet left, adorned with ibex horn. Aphlaston in lower left field. BMC 14; Babelon 1051; Hoover HGC 1061; Houghton SC 2034.2a.TextImage
BMC 15Tryphon, Seleukid Kingdom, ca 142-138 BC. AE19. Antioch mint. 5.56 g. Diademed head of Tryphon right. / BAΣIΛEΩΣ TΡYΦANOΣ AYTOKΡATOΡOΣ to right and left of a Macedonian helmet left, adorned with ibex horn. Caps of the Dioskuri in lower left field. BMC 15; Babelon 1053-1054; Hoover HGC 1061; Houghton SC 2034.2d.TextImage
Houghton 256Tryphon, Seleukid Kingdom, AR Tetradrachm. Antioch mint. Diademed head right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ TΡYΦANOΣ AYTOKΡATOΡOΣ to right and left, Macedonian cavalry helmet with ibex horn, thunderbolt on cheek guard, ΠA monogram in left field, all within oak wreath. Houghton, CSE, 256; Seyrig 2; Newell, SMA 264; Babelon Rois 1044. TextImage
Houghton 257Tryphon, Seleukid Kingdom, AR Tetradrachm. Antioch mint. Diademed head right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ TΡYΦANOΣ AYTOKΡATOΡOΣ, Macedonian cavalry helmet with ibex horn, thunderbolt on cheek guard, ΠA monogram to left, AΓ below; all within oak wreath. Seyrig 5; Khan el-abde hoard 15. TextImage
Houghton 259Tryphon, Seleukid Kingdom, AE. Antioch or Askalon mint. ca 142-138 BC. Diademed head of Tryphon right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ TΡYΦANOΣ AYTOKΡATOΡOΣ, Macedonian helmet left, adorned with ibex horn. Caps of the Dioskuri in left field. Seyrig 21; Babelon, Rois, 1053-1054; BMC 8-10 (Askalon) and 15 (Antioch). TextImage
Seyrig 22Tryphon, Seleukid Empire, AE18. Antioch ad Orontem mint, ca 142-138 BC. 3.66g. Diademed head right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ TΡYΦONOΣ AYTOKΡATOΡOΣ, spiked Macedonian helmet with cheek guards, adorned with wild goat's horn above visor; aphlaston at inner left. Seyrig 22; Babelon, Rois, 1051; BMC 14; Houghton SC 2034.2a; Hoover 1055.TextImage
Seyrig 24Tryphon, Seleukid Kingdom. 142-139 BC. AE17 Chalkous. Antioch. Diademed head right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ TΡYΦANOΣ AYTOKΡATOΡOΣ, Macedonian helmet adorned with spike and ibex horn, palm branch in inner left field. Seyrig 24; Babelon Rois 1049-1050; BMC 13; SC 2034.1; Hoover HGC 1061.TextImage
Seyrig 35Seleukid Kingdom, Tryphon AR Tetradrachm. Year 4 (139-138 BC). Ake-Ptolemais mint. Diademed and draped bust right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ TΡYΦANOΣ AYTOKΡATOΡOΣ to right and left, eagle standing left on thunderbolt; LΔ in upper right field, Δ between legs. Seyrig 35 in ANS NNM 119; Khan el-abde hoard 21.TextImage
SNG Is 1825Tryphon. Seleucid Kingdom, 142-138 BC. AE18. Diademed head right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ TΡYΦANOΣ AYTOKΡATOΡOΣ, to left and right of spiked Macedonian helmet left ornamented with ibex-horn, no wreath around, AΣK in left field. Seyrig 27; Babelon, Rois, 1047-1048; BMC 5; SNG Is 1825. TextImage
SNG Is 1827Tryphon, Seleukid Kingdom, 142-138 BC. AE 17mm. Antioch mint. Diademed head right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ TΡYΦANOΣ AYTOKΡATOΡOΣ, Macedonian helmet adorned with ibex horn; caps of Dioskuri in lower left field. Houghton 259; Seyrig 21; Babelon, Rois, 1053-1054; BMC 8-10. TextImage
SNG Is 1830Tryphon, Seleucid Kingdom, AE18. Antioch mint. Diademed head right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ TΡ YΦANOΣ AYTOKΡATOΡOΣ, Macedonian helmet adorned with spike and ibex horn, Macedonian helmet adorned with spike and ibex horn, star in inner left field. SNG Is 1830; Seyrig 23; Babelon, Rois, 1052; BMC 11-12.TextImage
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See also: Coins of Diodotos Tryphon at Seleukid Empire.org
Entry for Seleucia, Tryphon on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Tryphon in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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