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Ancient Coinage of Thessaly, Metropolis

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BMC 1Thessaly, Metropolis. ca 400-344 BC. AR Obol. Male head facing, with wavy hair & short beard (river-god?) / Aphrodite Kastnia holding thyrsos, seated left on rock, under tree. TextImage
BMC 2Thessaly, Metropolis. c400-344 BC. AR Diobol (2.27 gm). Female head, facing slightly left; dove to left, Nike on right / Dionysus walking left holding kantharos and thyrsos.. TextImage
Sear #2151Thessaly, Metropolis, ca 400-344 BC, AR Obol (0.83 gm). Male head facing, with wavy hair & short beard (river-god?) / Aphrodite Kastnia seated left on rock, under tree. BMC 1.TextImage
SNGCop 174vMetropolis, Thessaly. 3rd c. BC. 19mm (7.62 g, 11h). Laureate head of Apollo right / MHTROPOLITWN, Aphrodite Kastneia standing left, holding dove, leaning on column; to left, Eros standing right, reaching up towards dove. Cf. Rogers 408; cf. Moustaka 79; SNG Copenhagen 174 var. (position of legend). TextImage
SNGCop 175Thessaly, Metropolis. Ca 300-200 BC. AE20mm (7.12 gm). Laureate head of Apollo right / MHTROPOLITWN, forepart of a man-headed bull left, head turned to face the viewer; monogram below. SNG Copenhagen 175. TextImage
See also: Perseus Project database, coins of Metropolis
Entry for Thessaly, Metropolis on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Metropolis in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum
Search for Metropolis at AncientImports.com
Search for Metropolis at Incitatus Coins

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