Browsing Ancient Coinage of Syria, Palmyra

As of Spring and Summer 2015, the beautiful remains of ancient Palmyra are under threat of being savagely destroyed by the mobs of the so-called "Islamic State". This page is dedicated to the memory of Khaled al-Assad, the archaeologist who excavated so many remains of this city, and who was brutally murdered by the same mobs in August 2015. Browse the Palmyra page with no thumbnail images

BMC 7Palmyra, Syria, AE10. 1st-2nd cent. AD. Turreted and veiled head of Tyche right / Lion right. De Saulcy 26; BMC 7.TextFull Size
BMC 44Palmyra, Syria, AE14. 40-41 AD. Draped bust of Tyche right / Nike standing left; year LAΠ in left field. De Saulcy 4; BMC 44.TextFull Size
De Saulcy 1Palmyra, Syria, AE16. 2nd-3rd century AD. Nike walking left, holding palm branch and placing scales on a column or baetyl to left / Radiate, draped bust of the moongod Aglibol facing right on the left, crescent on shoulders, facing bust of Baal (Serapis) wearing modius in the centre and radiate, draped bust of Yarhibol (Sol) facing left, on the right. De Saulcy 1.TextFull Size
De Saulcy 3Palmyra, Syria, AE15. 2nd-1st century BC. Forepart of a bull; crescent below / caduceus between crossed cornucopiae, all within wreath. De Saulcy 3.TextFull Size
De Saulcy 4Palmyra, Syria, AE11. 1st-2nd century AD. Bull standing right, crescent above / Doe or hind standing right, looking left. De Saulcy 4.TextFull Size
De Saulcy 5Palmyra, Syria, AE9. 1st- 2nd cent. AD. Draped and turreted bust of Tyche right / Π-A to left and right of palm tree. De Saulcy 5; BMC 2; Du Buisson 37.TextFull Size
De Saulcy 14Palmyra, Syria, AE8. 1st-2nd century AD. Turreted head of Tyche right / Radiate head of Malakbel facing, crescent on shoulder. De Saulcy 14.TextFull Size
De Saulcy Pl. 25, 13Palmyra, Syria, AE15. Turreted and draped bust of Tyche right / Lion walking right. Saulcy, Terre Sainte Pl. 25, 13; ANS 1944.100.65280.TextFull Size
De Saulcy 30Palmyra, Syria, AE11. 1st- 2nd cent. AD. Radiate head of Baalshamin right, modius on head / Radiate head of Aglibol right, on crescent. De Saulcy 30; BMC 3 var (head left).TextFull Size
De Saulcy 31Palmyra, Syria, AE12. 1st- 2nd cent. AD. Radiate, draped head (of Malakbel?)right, crescent to right / Radiate, draped head of Aglibol right, on crescent. De Saulcy 31.TextFull Size
De Saulcy 32Palmyra, Syria, AE16. 1st- 2nd cent. AD. Radiate, draped head right / Radiate, draped head right, slightly smaller than the obverse image. De Saulcy 32.TextFull Size
Lindgren II A1141aPalmyra. Civic Issue. c2nd-3rd Century AD. AE 16mm. Turreted bust of Tyche right / caduceus between crossed cornucopiae. TextFull Size
Lindgren II A1931APalmyra, Syria. AE14 mm, 2nd-3rd c. AD. Draped and bearded bust of Serapis-Baal right, wearing kalathos / ΠAΛMYΡI, Lion walking right, draped, turreted head of Tyche above. Lindgren II, A1931A.TextFull Size
Mionnet VI, 347Palmyra, Syria or Ake-Ptolemais, Phoenicia, Roman times. AE14. 3.1 g. IOVI AVGVS, Nike walking right, holding wreath. / COL COS CLA, caduceus between crossed cornucopiae. Mionnet VI, 347 (uncertain mints); Goussous, Jordan Ahli Bank 2 (Palmyra); Saulcy p. 65 (Palmyra); Paris 1776 (Palmyra); RPC I 4751 (Ake-Ptolemais).TextFull Size
Savoca 14, 283Palmyra, Syria ? AE10, ca AD 50-250. 0.76g. Helmeted bust of Athena right, aegis on chest. / Caduceus between crossed cornucopiae. Possibly unpublished. Savoca 14, 283.TextFull Size
Seyrig 13Palmyra, Syria. AE20 mm, 1st century BC. Radiate head of Helios-Shamash right / Arsu seated right on camel, holding short rod. Seyrig, Nisibe 13; CSE II 846.TextFull Size
SNG Munich 519Palmyra, Syria, AE13. 2nd-3rd century AD. Turreted and draped bust of Atargatis (Selene) right, crescent to left, star to right / Radiate, draped bust facing, head left. SNG Munich 519.TextFull Size
SNG Munich 522Palmyra, Syria. AE12 mm, 2nd-3rd c. AD. Radiate, draped bust of Baalschamin right, wearing kalathos / Radiate, draped bust of Malakbel left. DeSaulcy 18; SNG Munich 522.TextFull Size
SNG Munich 535Palmyra, Syria. AE12 mm, 2nd-3rd c. AD. Turreted and veiled bust of Tyche right / Radiate, draped bust facing. SNG Munich 535.TextFull Size
SNG Munich 553Palmyra, Syria. AE13 mm, 2nd-3rd c. AD. Radiate, draped bust of Baalschamin right, wearing kalathos / Deer standing right, head turned left, child (Telephos?) suckling below. SNG Munich 553.TextFull Size
Entry for Syria, Palmyra on the Digital Historia Numorum