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CITY AND SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
Spijkerman 3 Syria, Decapolis, Philadelphia. Imperial Times. AE 16mm. Veiled & draped bust of Demeter right / Basket with grain-ears & serpents; at right date SKC = 163-164 AD. TextFull Size
TITUS
Hendin 743Titus AE 20mm of Judaea, Capta. Minted at Caesarea Maritima. AVTOKP TITOS KAISAP, laureate head right / IOVDIAS EALWKVIAS, Victory standing right, inscribing shield attached to palm tree. RPC 2311. TextImage
DOMITIAN
RPC 2107Domitian as Caesar AE24 of Philadelphia, Decapolis, Syria. KAICAP DOMITIANOC, laureate head right (oval countermark of bearded head of Hercules right) / L |`MP = Year 143 Veiled and draped bust of Tyche right. Hendin 896. TextImage
Hendin 896Domitian AE23 of Philadelphia in the Syrian Decapolis. Year 143 = 80/81 AD. DOMITIANOC KAICAP, laureate head right / FILADELFEWN L GMP, turreted bust of Tyche right, palm branch behind shoulder. Spijkerman 10, RPC 2107. TextImage
HADRIAN
Spij 11Arabia Petraea, Philadelphia. Hadrian. 117-138 AD. AE 22mm. Laureate & draped bust right, seen from behind / Bust of Herakles right, lion's skin tied around neck. TextImage
Spij 13Hadrian AE 23 mm of Philadelphia. Laureate bust of Hadrian right / Laureate bust of Herakles r., lion-skin knotted around neck. TextImage
Spij. 15Hadrian, AE19 of Philadelphia, Syria. AD 117-138. 7.87 gr. ADRIANOC CEBACTOC, laureate and draped bust right / FILADELFEWN KC, veiled and draped bust of Demeter right, holding grain ears. Spijkerman 15; SNG ANS 1384; Rosenberger 15.TextFull Size
ANTONINUS PIUS
SNG ANS 1388Antoninus Pius, AE23 of Philadelphia, Arabia. AYT KAICAP ANTWNEINOC CEB, laureate, draped bust right / TYXH FILADELFEAS, Tyche standing right, holding sceptre and cornucopiae, resting left foot on uncertain object. SNG ANS 1388; cf BMC 7-8.TextFull Size
MARCUS AURELIUS
SNG ANS 1389Marcus Aurelius, AE26 of Philadelphia, Decapolis. 161-180 AD. AVT KAIC M AVP ANTONINOC, laureate, draped bust right / FILADELFEWN KOILHC CYPIAC, Bust of Herakles right with lionskin around neck. SNG ANS 1389.TextFull Size
Spij 24Marcus Aurelius AE26 of Philadelphia, Syria. Laureate, draped, & cuirassed bust right / Veiled & draped bust of Asteria right; star above. Rosenberger 23. TextImage
COMMODUS
Spij. 36Commodus, AE20 of Philadelphia, Syria. 180-192. 6.37 gr. AVT A[VR KO]MOD, laureate head right / FIL KOIA SYR, veiled and draped bust of Demeter right, torch before left shoulder. Spijkerman 36; SNG Lewis 1786.TextFull Size
ELAGABALUS
BMC 21Elagabalus. AE21 of Philadelphia, Decapolis. AVK E CAR ANTWNINOC, laureate head right / FILKO ICVP, veiled and draped bust of Astaria right, four-pointed star above head. SNG ANS 1399-1401; BMC Arabia 21.TextFull Size
Spij 46Elagabalus, AE23 of Philadelphia, Syria. 218-222 AD. AV KECAR ANTWNINO, Laureate and cuirassed bust right / FIL KOIL above, CVP below, chariot with domed canopy supported by four pillars drawn right by four horses. Spijkerman 46; Rosenberger 47; SNG ANS 1398.TextFull Size
Spij 47Elagabalus, AE15 of Philadelphia, Syria. 2.74 gr. AD 218-222. AVT..NINOC, laureate head right / FIL KO-I CYR, Veiled and draped bust of Asteria right. Spijkerman 47; BMC 21; Sear GIC 3138.TextFull Size

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