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Ancient Coinage of Thrace, Kings, Mostis


King of Thrace, 140-100 BC.

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de Luynes 1822Mostis, King of Thrace, ca 140-100 BC. AR tetradrachm, Year 22, uncertain mint. 16.88 g. Diademed, draped bust of Mostis right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ MOΣTIΔOΣ to right and left, date ETOYΣ KB below, Athena seated left, holding Nike and sceptre, resting left elbow on a shield decorated with a Gorgoneion behind the throne. NΠEΔ and TNAΡK monograms in left field. de Luynes 1822; Paunov 6 (this coin).TextImage
Jurukova 131Mostis, King of Thrace, ca 140-100 BC. AR tetradrachm, 33 mm, Year 22, uncertain mint. 16.88 g. Diademed, draped bust of Mostis right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ MOΣTIΔOΣ to right and left, EΠI ΣAΔAΛOY and date ETOYΣ IΓ below, Athena seated left, holding Nike and sceptre, resting left elbow on a shield decorated with a Gorgoneion behind the throne. No monograms. Jurukova 131; Berlin I, 12; Paunov 2 (this coin).TextImage
Jurukova 142Mostis, King of Thrace, ca 140-100 BC. AE16, 2.95 g. Bearded head of Herakles right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ MOΣTIΔOΣ to right and left of bow in bowcase. Moushmov (1927), 172; Jurukova 142; Topalov 139-140.TextImage
Moushmov 5768Mostis, King of Thrace, ca 140-100 BC. AE19, 4.12 g. Helmeted head of Mostis right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ MOΣTIΔOΣ above and beneath cuirass, ΠAΡ monogram in right field. SNG Cop 1173; Jurukova 141; Moushmov 5768.TextImage
Paunov 2BMostis, King of Thrace, ca 140-100 BC. AE21, 4.48 g. Laureate head of Apollo right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ MOΣTIΔOΣ above and beneath horse trotting left, right foreleg raised, no monogram, small rosebud or rosette in left field. Paunov, Type 2B (this coin illustrated); Helios 7, 224.TextImage
Paunov 3AMostis, King of Thrace, AE19, ca 126-86 BC. 4.10 g. Helmeted head of Mostis right wearing Hellenistic helmet / BAΣIΛEΩΣ MOΣTIΔOΣ, cuirass, ΠAΡ monogram in right field. Paunov 3A; Jurukova 139; SNG Cop 1173.TextImage
Paunov 4Mostis, King of Thrace, AE17, ca 126-86 BC. 2.94 g. Laureate head of Zeus or Herakles right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ MOΣTIΔOΣ, bow in bow case. Paunov 4; Moushmov (Rois Thraces) 172; Jurukova 142; Berlin 18214369.TextImage
SNG Black Sea 310Mostis, King of Thrace, ca 140-100 BC. AE21, 4.48 g. Laureate head of Apollo right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ MOΣTIΔOΣ above and beneath horse trotting right, front right leg raised. ΠAΡ monogram above. SNG Black Sea 310; Jurukova 137; Moushmov 5769; SNG Cop 1174.TextImage
SNG Black Sea 311Mostis, King of Thrace, ca 140-100 BC. AE21, 3.58 g. Jugate heads of Zeus and Hera right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ MOΣTIΔOΣ, eagle standing left on thunderbolt, (no monogram in right field). SNG Black Sea 311.TextImage
SNG Black Sea 312Mostis, King of Thrace, ca 140-100 BC. AE21, 5.94 g. Jugate heads of Zeus and Hera right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ MOΣTIΔOΣ, above and beneath eagle standing left on thunderbolt, ΠAΡ monogram in right field. Jurukova 134; SNG Black Sea 312; Weber 2740; Moushmov 5767.TextImage
SNG Black Sea 313Mostis, King of Thrace, ca 140-100 BC. AE13, 1.92 g. Diademed head of Mostis right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ MOΣTIΔOΣ to right and left of caduceus. Jurukova 143; SNG Black Sea 313.TextImage

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