Ancient Coinage of Thrace, Pantikapaion


Panticapaeum, Pantikapeion, Panticapaeon or Pantikapaion, in the Tauric Chersonese; modern Kertch, Ukraine

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CITY AND SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
Anokhin 97Pantikapaion, Thrace, AV stater. ca. 350-300 BC., 9.12g. Head of bearded satyr facing three-quarters left, with long dishevelled hair and pointed horse’s ear / Rev. Π-A-N, winged griffin standing left, horned head facing, right forepaw raised, holding a spear in its jaws, large corn-ear below. Anokhin 97; Gulbenkian 583-584; Jameson 2143.TextImage
Anokhin 104Tauric Chersonesos, Pantikapaion AR Hemidrachm. Circa 370-355 BC. Wreathed head of Pan right / Lion crouching right, head reverted. MacDonald 45. TextImage
Anokhin 110Pantikapaion, Thrace AE26. ca 340-325 BC. 14.07 g. Head of Pan left, wreathed with ivy / ΠANTI beneath bow and arrow pointing right. Anokhin 110; SNG BM 868; Sear -.TextImage
Anokhin 112Pantikapaion, Thrace. AE17 mm, 2.74 gr. 4th c. BC. Bearded head of Pan right / Π-A-N, forepart of Pegasus right with curled wing. Anokhin 112; Stahnspavskov 772.TextImage
Anokhin 131Pantikapeon, Black Sea, Thrace AE 18.44mm, 7.34 g. ca. 310-303 AD. Head of Pan left, wreathed with ivy, countermarked with a star of 10 rays in circular incuse / Π-A-N legend, lion's head left overstruck with a bowcase, sturgeon (fish) left below. Anokhin 131 (same countermark and overstrike).TextImage
Anokhin 133Pantikapion, Thrace AE 15mm, 3rd - 2nd Cent. BC. Head of short-haired, beardless male left / Π-A-NT beneath bow and arrow. Anokhin 133.TextImage
Anokhin 169Pantikapaeum, Black Sea. AE12. 3rd - 2nd Cent. Head of Apollo right / ΠAN beneath bow-case. Anokhin 169; Stahnspavskov 826.TextImage
Anokhin_191Thrace, Black Sea Area, Pantikapaion AE 30mm. 3rd century BC. Head of Poseidon right, trident over shoulder / ΠANTIK-[A]ΠAI[TΩN], prow of galley left. TextImage
Anokhin 192Thrace, Black Sea Area, Pantikapaion AE 23mm. ca 2nd-1st Century BC. Bust of Artemis right; bow and quiver over shoulder / Stag kneeling left. TextImage
Anokhin 198Pantikapaion, Thrace. AR didrachm. Mid 1st Century BC. Head of youthful Dionysos right, wreathed with ivy / ΠANTI-KAΠAI-TΩN legend in three lines, bunch of grapes above, all within ivy wreath. BMC Black Sea 932-934; Anokhin 198; BMC Thrace 11; Stahnspavskov 869.TextImage
Anokhin 201Pantikapaion, Thrace, AE30. Head of Mên right, wearing Phrygian cap, star in crescent above forehead / ΠANTIKAΠAITΩN, Dionysos, wearing short chiton, standing left, holding bunch of grapes and thyrsos, panther at foot left. Anokhin 201; Stahnspavskov 874; Prowe I, 414v.TextImage
Anokhin 250Thrace, Tauric Chersones, Pantikapaion AE21 Tetrachalkon. ca 325-310 BC. Laureate head of Apollo right / ΠANTIKA-ΠAIΩN, Pegasus grazing left. MacDonald 218. TextImage
Frolova 401Pantikapaion, Thrace. AR obol, ca. 390-380 BC. Lion's scalp seen from front / ΠANTI, ram's head left, star below. MacDonald, Bosporus 28 var; Frolova, Bosporos 401var.TextImage
Frolova 915Pantikapaion, Tauric Chersonese, AR Triobol. 1.48 gr ca. 200-150 BC. Laureate head of Apollo right / Ear of barley. MacDonald, Bosporus 132; Frolova, Bosporos 915f.TextImage
Macdonald 12/2Pantikapaion, Tauric Chersonese AR Diobol, ca. 438-430 BC. Lion's scalp seen from above / Quadripartite incuse square with four sections, two with a star of four rays, and Π-A in two others. MacDonald, Bosporus 12/2.TextImage
Macdonald 47Pantikapaion, Thrace. AR obol, 4th. c. BC. Head of youthful Pan right, wreathed with ivy / ΠANTI beneath forepart of lion right, head turned back, upright branch behind. cf MacDonald, Bosporus 47.TextImage
Macdonald 152Pantikapaion, Thrace. AR drachm, 2.95 gr. ca. 120-105 BC. Laureate head of Apollo right / ΠANTIKA-ΠAITΩN to left and right of bow case and spearhead. MacDonald, Bosporus 152.TextImage
MacDonald 164Panticapeum, Thrace, AR drachm. 3.40 g. ca 100-90 BC. Head of Dionysos right, wearing ivy wreath / ΠANTIKA-ΠAITΩN, Stag leaping right; thyrsus behind. Anokhin 196; MacDonald 164.TextImage
MacDonald 169Panticapeum, Thrace, AR drachm. 4.37 g. ca 90-80 BC. Bust of Artemis right, wearing pointed hair-dress; bow and quiver at shoulder / ΠANTIKA-ΠAITΩN, Stag grazing right. Anokhin 199; BMC Black Sea 935; SNG Lockett 1103; MacDonald 169.2.TextImage
MacDonald 180/40Chersonesos, Thrace. AE, 21.97 gr. Time of Mithradates Eupator, 79-65 BC. Head of Dionysos right, wearing wreath of ivy and holding thyrsos on shoulder / Bowcase and ΣTK monogram. MacDonald, Bosporus 180/40.TextImage
MacDonald 187Chersonese, Thrace. Pharnakes, 63-47 BC. AE Obol. Head of Dionysos right, wearing wreath of ivy / Eagle standing left on thunderbolt, monogram to left, star to right. MacDonald, Bosporus 187.TextImage
Macdonald 218Pantikapaion, Thrace. AE, 47-16 BC. Laureate head of Apollo right / ΠANTIKA-ΠAITΩN, Pegasus grazing left. MacDonald, Bosporus 218.TextImage
SNG BMC 836cfTauric Chersonesos, Pantikapaion AR Triobol. Late 6th-early 5th century BC. Facing lion's head / Quadripartite incuse square. Frolova, Frühe, Type II (unlisted dies); MacDonald 3/2; Anokhin -. TextImage
SNG BM 837Pantikapaion, Thrace. Circa 5th-4th Century BC. AR Obol. Lion's head facing; border of pellets / Quadripartite incuse square. TextImage
SNG BM 838Pantikapaion, Thrace. Circa 490-480 BC. AR Obol (0.51 gm). Lion's head facing / Quadripartite incuse square. Anohkin 9. TextImage
SNG BM 844ffThrace, Black Sea Area, Pantikapaion AR Hemidrachm. Circa 450-350 BC. Facing lion's head / AΠOΛ in quarters of incuse square. TextImage
SNG BM 853Tauric Chersonesos, Pantikapaion AR Diobol. ca 390-380 BC. Facing lion's head / Ram's head right in incuse square. MacDonald 25/1; Anokhin 54; SNG BM Black Sea 853. TextImage
SNG BM 855Pantikapeion, Taurischer Chersonesos, AV Stater. 4th C. BC. 9,06g. Bearded head of Pan left / ΠA-N, Griffin standing left, spear in mouth, grain ear below. SNG BM 855.TextImage
SNG BM 857Tauric Chersonesos, Pantikapaion AR Hemidrachm. ca 380-370 BC. Bearded head of Pan left / Lion crouching left. MacDonald 33; Anokhin 85; SNG BM Black Sea 857. TextImage
SNG BM 858Tauric Chersonesos, Pantikapaion AR Hemidrachm. ca 380-370 BC. Bearded head of Pan right / Lion's head right. MacDonald 35; Anokhin 93; SNG BM Black Sea 858. TextImage
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SNG BM 862Tauric Chersonesos, Pantikapaion AR Hemidrachm. Circa 370-355 BC. Bearded head of Pan facing slightly right / ΠANTI, lion crouching right. Anokhin 100. TextImage
SNG BM 863Tauric Chersonesos, Pantikapaion AR Hemidrachm. ca 370-355 BC. Head of Pan facing slightly left / Lion crouching left, head reverted, holding spear in its jaws. MacDonald 43; Anokhin 101; SNG BM Black Sea 863. TextImage
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SNG BM 865Tauric Chersonesos, Pantikapaion AR Hemidrachm. Circa 370-355 BC. Wreathed head of Pan facing slightly left / Lion's scalp. MacDonald 44; Anokhin 103; SNG BM Black Sea 865. TextImage
SNG BM 867Thrace, Black Sea Area, Pantikapaion AV Stater. Circa 340 BC. Bearded head of Pan left, in wreath of ivy leaves / Π-A-N, griffin standing left on stalk of wheat, head facing, holding spear in mouth. Weber 2690, SNG Copenhagen 20, Gulbenkian 588, SNG Lockett 1095. TextImage
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SNG BM 868Thrace, Black Sea Area. Panticapion. Circa 4th Century BC. AE 24mm. Head of Pan left, wreathed in ivy / Bow and arrow. TextImage
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Pantikapaion 310-304/3 BC: AE 21 mm tetrachalkon, 6.5g, Black Sea Area. Bearded head of satyr Pan right / Forepart of griffin left; below, sturgeon left. MacDonald 69; Anokhin 111; SNG BM Black Sea 869-871.TextImage
SNG BM 872Tauric Chersonese, Pantikapaion AE16 Dichalkon. ca 310-304/3 BC. Beardless head of satyr Pan right, with ear of ass / forepart of Pegasos right. MacDonald 71; Anokhin 112. TextImage
SNG BM 879Thrace, Black Sea Area, Pantikapaion AR Tridrachm. ca 4th Century BC. Head of Pan left / Bull's head left. Anokhin 120. TextImage
SNG BM 880Tauric Chersonesos. Pantikapaion AR Drachm. ca 340-325 BC. Bearded head of Pan facing slightly left / Bull's head left. MacDonald 57; Anokhin 121; SNG BM Black Sea 880. TextImage
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SNG BMC 881Tauric Chersonese, Pantikapaion AE26 Obol. ca 325-310 BC, Pantikapaion. Head of Pan left, wreathed with ivy / Π-A-N, Bull's head left. MacDonald 65; Anokhin 124; SNG BM Black Sea 881-882. TextImage
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SNG BM 883Thrace, Pantikapaion. Circa 4th-3rd Century BC. AE 19mm. Head of Pan left / Π-A-N, Roaring lion's head left; crayfish left below. TextImage
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SNG BM 883ffPantikapaion, Thrace. ca 4th-3rd Century BC. AE 21mm. Head of Pan left / Π-A-N, Roaring lion's head left; fish below. SNG Stancomb 552ff. TextImage
SNG BM 885Pantikapaion, Black Sea, Tauric Chersonese. AE, 4.70 gr. ca. 310-304/3 AD. Head of Pan left, wreathed with ivy / Π-A-N, lion's head left, sturgeon left below. SNG BM 885. SNG Stancomb 553. MacDonald 70.TextImage
SNG BM 890Black Sea Region, Panticapaeum AE 17. 4th-3rd century BC. Head of Pan left / Π-A-N, head and neck of bull three-quarters left. TextImage
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SNGBM_894Panticapaeum. Late 4th - 3rd c. B.C. AE 19 mm. Head of bearded Pan left, crowned with ivy / Bow and arrow. TextImage
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SNG BM 901Pantikapaion AE15. 4th-3rd Century BC. Head of Pan left wreathed with ivy / ΠAN beneath bow and arrow pointing right.Text
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SNG BM 913Pantikapaion, Tauric Chersones. AR drachm, 3.51 gr. 200-150 BC. Laureate head of Apollo right / ΠAN, Eagle standing right, wings spread. MacDonald, Bosporus 128; SNG BM 913.TextImage
SNG BM 924Tauric Chersonese, Pantikapaion AE21 Tetrachalkon. ca 150-120 BC Thrace, Black Sea ; bearded head of satyr Pan left, with ear of ass, in ivy wreath / cornucopiae between caps of Dioskuri surmounted by stars. MacDonald 145. Anokhin 175. TextImage
SNG BM 936Pantikapaion. ca 2nd-1st Century BC. AE 31mm. Young head right in a laureate, Phrygian helmet, helmet decorated with stars / ΠAN-TIKA ΠAI-TΩN in two lines across fields, Dionysos standing left, holding grape cluster in right hand, thyrsos in left, panther at his feet left. TextImage
SNG BM 946Pantikapaion, Thrace. Mid 1st Century BC. AE 23mm. Wreathed head of Dionysos right / Bowcase, monogram to left. TextImage
SNG BM 946ffThrace, Pantikapaion. 100-70 BC. AE 25mm. Wreathed head of Dionysos right / Bow case and quiver; monogram left. SNG Cop 10. TextImage
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SNG Cop 10Pantikapaion. 100-70 BC. AE 25mm. Wreathed head of Dionysos right / Bow case and quiver; monogram left. SNG BMC Black Sea 946ff; SNG Stancomb 597; BMC Pontus pg. 82, 1 (uncertain). TextImage
SNG Cop 23Tauric Chersonesos, Pantikapaion AR Obol. Circa 380-370 BC. Bearded head of Pan left / ΠANTI, forepart of lion left; crescent behind. Anokhin 86. TextImage
SNG Cop 30Panticapaeum, 4th-3rd Century BC, AE 20 mm. Bearded head of Pan right / forepart of griffin left, fish below. TextImage
SNG Cop 33Tauric Chersonesos, Pantikapaion, 4th–3rd cent. BC), AE14mm. Head and neck of bull facing three-quarters right / Π-A N to left and right and beneath plough, palm branch above. SNG Copenhagen 33.TextImage
SNG Cop 50Panticapaeum AE12. Beardless head of Pan right / ΠAN-TI above and beneath bow in bowcase.TextImage
SNG Cop 62Pantikapaion, Thrace, Black Sea, AE10, 3rd.-2nd C. BC. Diademed head of Apollo right / Π-A N, bow in bowcase. SNG Cop. 62-63.TextImage
SNG Munich 15Pantikapaion, Thrace, AE12, (1.45g) 325-300 BC, Head of Pan right. / ΠAN-TI above and beneath bow in bowcase. TextImage
SNG Stancomb_586Pantikapaion. Late 3rd Century BC. AE 30mm. Head of Poseidon right, trident over shoulder / ΠANTIK-AΠAITΩN, prow of galley left. TextImage
Sear #1693Black Sea Region, Panticapaeum AV Stater. Ca 320 BC. Head of Pan left, wreathed with ivy / Π-A-N, lion-griffin standing left on barley stalk, head facing, spear in mouth, off foreleg raised. Kraay-Hirmer 440. Gulbenkian 588-590. Du Chastel 179. Jameson 2145. TextImage
Sear #1699Pantikapeion AE18. Head of young Pan left / ΠAN, Head and neck of bull left. BMC 16. Text
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Sear #1700xTauric Chersonesos, Pantikapaion AE20mm. ca 310-304/3 BC. Bearded head of Pan right / Π-A-N, forepart of griffin left; below, sturgeon left. BMC 20, SNG Cop 48, MacDonald 69, Anokhin 111, SNG BM Black Sea 869-871. Text
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Sear #1701Pantikapaion AE18. Head of Pan left / Π-A-N, head of lion left, fish below. Sear Page TextImage
Sear #1702Pantikapaion AE17. 4th Cent BC. Head of Pan right / Π-A-N, forepart of Pegasos right. Sear Page TextImage
Sear #1706Thrace, Pantikapaion AE14. Eight-pointed star, Π-A-N-T-I-K-A-Π between rays / tripod. Lindgren 681. Text
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Sear #1707Thrace, Pantikapion. AE13. 3rd-2nd century BC. Beadless head of Pan right. ΠAN-TI, bow in case. BMC 24. Text TextImage
LIVIA
RPC 1936Livia, AE of Pantikapaion as Caesareia, Bosporos. 8.55 g. Draped and veiled bust of Livia as Aphrodite Apatura right, wearing kalathos / KAIΣAΡEΩN, sceptre with flower, H in right field. RPC 1936; MacDonald 274; SNG Cop. 9 (Phanagoreia).TextImage
See also: Kwinto Coins entries for Pantikapaion
Entry for Thrace, Pantikapaion on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Panticapaum in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum
Search for Panticapaum in the RPC IV (Antonines) database at the Ashmolean Museum

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