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Ancient Coinage of Thasos, Thrace

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Berlin 8 varThasos, Island of Thrace. AV hemidrachm. ca 380 BC. 3.95g. Bearded head of Dionysos left, wreathed with ivy / ΘAΣION, Herakles in long chiton and with lionskin headdress kneeling right, drawing bow. K in right field, all within linear square in an incuse square. Berlin 8 var (Θ on rev.); West pl. 4, 30 var in NNM 40; (ditto).TextImage
Berlin 32Thasos, Island of Thrace. AR hemiobol, ca. 400 BC. 0.30 g. Archaic female head left, wearing hair band / ΘA beneath dolphin swimming left, all within incuse square. Berlin 32; Traité II-4, 1138.TextImage
Berlin 91Thasos, AR Tetradrachm struck after 148 BC. Head of Dionysos right, wreathed with ivy / HΡAKΛEOYΣ ΣΩTH ΡOΣ ΘAΣIΩN, Herakles standing left, leaning on a club and holding a lion's skin, H to left. Berlin 91; BMC 78 var. TextImage
BMC 5Thasos 510 - 490 BC. AR Stater. Naked ithyphallic satyr carrying off a nymph who raises her arm in protest / Quadrapartite incuse square. Weber 2500. TextImage
BMC 18aThasos, Thrace; 500-465 BC; AR Obol 0,51 gr. Two dolphins swimming in opposite directions, three dots around / Quaripartite incuse square. BMC 18a.TextImage
BMC 19Thrace, Islands off. Thasos. Circa 463-411 BC. AR Hemiobol (0.33 gm). Dolphin leaping right; dot above and below / Quadripartite incuse square. SNGCop -. TextImage
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BMC 19vThasos, Thrace AR Hemiobol. Dolphin right / quadripartite incuse square. TextImage
BMC 22Thrace, Islands off, Thasos AR Hemiobol. ca 435-411 BC. Two dolphins, one above the other, swimming in opposite directions, two dots below / quadripartite incuse square. BMC 22, Moushmov 5647. TextImage
BMC 22aThasos, Islands of Thrace, AR Hemiobol. ca 435-411 BC. Dolphin swimming right, dot above and below / Quadripartite incuse square. BMC 22a.TextImage
BMC 22 varThasos, Islands of Thrace, AR Hemiobol. ca 435-411 BC. Dolphin swimming left, two dots below / Quadripartite incuse square. BMC 22 var (dolphin left).TextImage
BMC 24Thrace, Island, Thasos. Circa 435-411 BC. AR Stater, 510-480 BC. Satyr advancing right, carrying off protesting nymph / Quadripartite incuse square. BMC 24.TextImage
BMC 41Thasos. Circa 411-350 BC. AR Drachm. Wreathed head of Dionysos left / QAS-ION, Herakles kneeling right in archer's stance, drawing bow; salamander above knee. West 7. TextImage
BMC 43Thrace, Islands off, Thasos AR Drachm. ca 411-350 BC. Wreathed head of Dionysos left / ΘAΣ-ION, Herakles kneeling right in archer's stance, drawing bow; cicada/grasshopper above knee. West 4. TextImage
BMC 53Thasos, Thrace AR Obol. 450-425 BC. Satyr kneeling left, holding kantharos / ΘAΣIΩN, amphora. Grose McClean 4217. TextImage
BMC 57Thasos, Thrace, AR Obol. 400-350 BC. Satyr kneeling left, holding kantharos, barleycorn to left / ΘAΣIΩN, amphora. TextImage
BMC 58Thasos, Thrace, AR Trihemiobol, 411-350 AD, 0.58g. Satyr kneeling right on one knee, holding kantharos / ΘAΣ-IΩN, Amphora. TextImage
BMC 72Thasos After 148 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Head of Dionysos right, wreathed with ivy / HΡAKΛEOYΣ ΣΩTH ΡOΣ ΘAΣIΩN, Herakles standing left, with club and lion's skin, M to left. TextImage
BMC 73Thasos, Thrace, 168-148 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Wreathed head of young Dionysos right / HΡAKΛEOYΣ ΣΩTHΡOΣ to left and right of Herakles, standing left, resting on club, lionskin draped over left arm; M at inner left, ΘAΣIΩN below. BMC 73; SNG Cop. 1039; Le Rider, Thasiennes 51.TextImage
BMC 74Thasos, Thrace, AR Tetradrachm. After 148 BC. Head of young Dionysus right, wreathed with ivy / HΡAKΛEOYΣ ΣΩTH ΡOΣ ΘAΣIΩN to left, right and beneath Herakles standing facing, naked, head left, holding club and lion skin. MH monogram to left. BMC 74; Sear Greek 1759.TextImage
BMC 78Thasos After 148 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Head of Dionysos right, wreathed with ivy / HΡAKΛEOYΣ ΣΩTH ΡOΣ ΘAΣIΩN, Herakles standing left, with club and lion's skin, reversed Π to left. TextImage
BMC 96Thasos, Island of Thrace. AE autonomous issue. ca 300 BC. 4.48 g. Bearded head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin headdress / ΘAΣIΩN, between bow and club, amphora above, ΠHAΡ monogram below. BMC 96; SNG Cop 1054; Berlin 114.TextImage
BMC 105Thasos, Thrace, AE21, civic issue. 2nd-1st Century BC. 7.48 g. Diademed and draped bust of Artemis right, bow and quiver over shoulder / ΘAΣIΩN, Herakles, naked but for lionskin around neck and over shoulders, standing right, holding bow, about to shoot an arrow. KMAE monogram in right field, (possibly a second unclear monogram in outer left field). An image of the labour of the Stymphalian birds. BMC 105; Mionnet Supp. II, 35.TextImage
Kraay 520Thrace, Islands off, Thasos AR Stater. ca 460 BC. Satyr carrying off protesting nymph / Quadripartite incuse square. SNG Cop 1010-1012. TextImage
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LeRider 6vIslands off Thasos, Thrace. Circa 435-411 BC. AR Stater. Satyr advancing right, carrying off protesting nymph; S to right / Quadripartite incuse square. McClean 4199. TextImage
Rosen 144Thrace, Islands off. Thasos. Circa 525-463 BC. AR Diobol? (1.05 gm). Satyr running right / Quadripartite incuse square. TextImage
Rosen 145Thrace, Islands off, Thasos, AR Trihemiobol. Circa 525-463 BC. Satyr running right / quadripartite incuse square.Text
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Rosen 146Thrace, Islands off. Thasos. Circa 463-411 BC. AR Obol (0.41 gm). Dolphin leaping left over another leaping right; pellet above and below / Quadripartite incuse square. TextImage
SG1755vThasos AR Trihemiobol. Satyr kneeling left, holding kantharos / ΘAΣ-IΩN, Amphora. TextImage
SNGCopSupp 103Thasos, Thrace AR Stater. Circa 435-411 BC. Satyr advancing right, carrying off protesting nymph; A to upper left / Quadripartite incuse square. LeRider 6, Gulbenkian_464, Kraay 521. TextImage
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SNGCop 1007Islands off Thasos, Thrace AR Stater. Circa 525-500 BC. Satyr advancing right, carrying off protesting nymph / Rough quadripartite incuse square. Svoronos 1. TextImage
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SNGCop 1008Thasos, Thrace AR Stater. ca 525-463 BC. Ithyphallic satyr carrying off protesting nymph / Quadripartite incuse square. Dewing 1312-1313, LeRider 2, SNG Ashmolean 3643, TextImage
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SNGCop 1008ffThrace, Islands off. Thasos. Circa 525-463 BC. AR Stater (8.71 gm). Satyr carrying off protesting nymph / Quadripartite incuse square. TextImage
SNGCop 1009Thrace, Islands off. Thasos. Circa 525-463 BC. AR Stater (8.74 gm). Nude, ithyphallic satyr carrying off protesting nymph to right / Quadripartite incuse. TextImage
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SNGCop 1010Thrace, Islands off. Thasos. Circa 525-463 BC. AR Stater (8.57 gm). Satyr carrying off protesting nymph / Quadripartite incuse square. TextImage
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SNGCop 1011Thrace, Islands off. Thasos. Circa 525-463 BC. AR Stater. Satyr carrying off protesting nymph / Quadripartite incuse square. TextImage
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SNGCop 1012Thasos AR Stater. c550-463 BC. Satyr carrying off a nymph with upraised hand / quadripartite incuse. TextImage
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SNGCop 1013Thasos AR Stater. 525-463 BC. Satyr carrying off protesting nymph, Θ below / Quadripartite incuse square. Kraay, ACGC, 520. TextImage
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SNGCop 1014Thasos, 525 - 463 BC. AR Stater. Satyr carrying off a protesting nymph. / Quadrapartite incuse square. TextImage
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SNGCop 1017Thrace, Islands off. Thasos. c435-411 BC. AR Stater. Satyr carrying off protesting nymph, dolphin in right field / Quadripartite incuse square. TextImage
SNGCop 1018ISLANDS off THRACE. Thasos. c500 BC. AR Stater. Satyr carrying off protesting nymph / Quadripartite incuse square. Kraay, ACGC, 519. TextImage
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SNGCop 1019Thasos AR Drachm. Circa 463-411 BC. Satyr facing, carrying off protesting nymph / Quadripartite incuse square. TextImage
SNGCop 1020Thasos, ca 463-411 BC, AR Obol. Two leaping dolphins top one leaping right, bottom leaping left / Quadripartite incuse square. TextImage
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SNGCop 1021cfThasos, ca 463-411 BC, AR Hemiobol. Two leaping dolphins, top one leaping left, bottom leaping right / Quadripartite incuse square. Sear 1359cf. TextImage
SNGCop 1023cfThasos. c390-380 BC. AR Drachm. Bearded head of Dionysos left, wreathed with ivy leaves / ΘAΣ-IOY, Herakles kneeling right in archer’s stance, drawing bow; caduceus before. West 21. TextImage
SNGCop 1023vIslands off Thrace. Thasos AR Drachm. ca 411-340 BC. Wreathed head of Dionysos left / Herakles crouching right, drawing bow; caduceus to right; all within incuse square. Le Rider 19 var, McClean 4211. TextImage
SNGCop 1029Thasos. ca 411-350 BC. AR Trihemiobol. Nude satyr kneeling left, three quarters facing, holding kantharos / ΘAΣIΩN, Amphora. TextImage
SNGCop 1030Thrace, Islands off. Thasos. Circa 411-350 BC. AR Trihemiobol. Satyr running left, holding kylix / Amphora. TextImage
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SNGCop 1030vThasos 411-350 B.C. AR Trihemiobol. Satyr kneeling l., holding kantharos. / Amphora. TextImage
SNGCop 1031Thasos. Circa 411-350 BC. AR Trihemiobol (0.79 gm). Satyr kneeling right, seen from behind, looking right over his shoulder, holding kantharos / Amphora. Dewing 1329. TextImage
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SNGCop 1032Thrace, Islands off. Thasos. ca 411-350 BC. AR Trihemiobol. Satyr running left, holding Kantharos; grain ear before / ΘAΣIΩN, amphora. TextImage
SNGCop 1032vThasos. c411-350 BC. AR Trihemiobol. Nude satyr running left, carrying kantharos; barley grain at left / Amphora. TextImage
SNGCop 1033Thasos, Thrace AR Tritemorion. 411-350 BC. Head of bald & bearded Satyr right / Θ-A-Σ-(I), two dolphins swimming left & right, one above the other. BMC 60. TextImage
SNGCop 1035Thrace, Islands of, Thasos AR Hemiobol. ca 411-350 BC. Diademed head of Dionysos left / Θ-A-Σ, dolphin swimming left. TextImage
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SNGCop 1036Thasos AR Hemidrachm. After 280 BC. Ivy-wreathed head of Dionysos right / ΘAΣIΩN, club in wreath. TextImage
SNGCop 1037Islands of Thasos, Thrace AR drachm. Roman times. Head of Dionysos right / ΘAΣIΩN, Hercules standing, holding club to left. TextImage
SNGCop 1038Thasos, island off Thrace, AR Tetradrachm. After 148 BC. Head of Dionysos right, wreathed with ivy / HΡAKΛEOYΣ ΣΩTH ΡOΣ ΘAΣIΩN, Herakles, naked, standing left leaning on a club & holding a lion's skin, ΔI monogram to left. TextImage
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SNGCop 1039Islands off Thasos, Thrace AR Tetradrachm. After 148 BC. Wreathed head of Dionysos right / HΡAKΛEOYΣ ΣΩTH ΡOΣ ΘAΣIΩN, nude Herakles standing left, holding club & lion skin; M before. TextImage
SNGCop 1040Thasos, Thrace AR Tetradrachm. After 148 BC. Head of Dionysos right wreathed with ivy leaves / HΡAKΛEOYΣ ΣΩTH ΡOΣ ΘAΣIΩN, nude Herakles standing left, holding club & lion skin, MH monogram to left. Dewing 1344, BMC 74, SNG Oxford 3693. TextImage
SNGCop 1043Thrace, Islands off, Thasos AR Tetradrachm. After 148 BC. Wreathed head of young Dionysos right / Nude Herakles standing left, holding club & lion's skin; M before. TextImage
SNGCop 1046Thasos, Thrace AR Tetradrachm. After 148 BC. Head of Dionysos right wreathed with ivy leaves / HΡAKΛEOYΣ ΣΩTH ΡOΣ ΘAΣIΩN, nude Herakles standing left, holding club & lion skin, MΔHT monogram to left. TextImage
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SNGCop 1046v-1Thasos, Thrace AR Tetradrachm. After 148 BC. Head of Dionysos right wreathed with ivy leaves / HΡAKΛEOYΣ ΣΩTH ΡOΣ ΘAΣIΩN, nude Herakles standing left, holding club & lion skin, HΛP monogram to left. TextImage
SNG Ox 3699Islands off Thasos, Thrace AR Tetradrachm. After ca 146 BC. Head of young Dionysus right, wreathed with ivy leaves & berries / HΡAKΛEOYΣ ΣΩTH ΡOΣ ΘAΣIΩN, young Heracles standing left, resting right hand on club, lion skin draped over left arm, H in inner left field. TextImage
Svoronos 2Thrace - Thasos. 480-460 B.C. AR Stater. Naked, thyphallic, long-haired and hooved satyr, bearing in his arms r. peplos-clad, long-haired nymph / Quadripartite incuse square. TextImage
Svoronos 7Islands Of Thasos, Thrace AR Stater. ca 520/10-465 BC. Nude, ithyphallic Silenus running right, carrying gesticulating nymph / Quadripartite incuse, partially filled. Asyut 100-128. TextImage
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Svoronos 8Islands of Thasos, Thrace AR Stater. ca 520/10–465 BC. Nude, ithyphallic silenus running right, carrying gesticulating nymph with hand simplified as V-shape / Mill sail incuse. Traite I 1743. TextImage
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Svoronos 14Thasos, Thrace. 480-460 BC. AR Stater. Naked, long-haired, ithypallic, hooved satyr, running right, carrying peplos-clad, long-haired nymph in his arms TextImage
Svoronos 23Islands of Thasos, Thrace AR Stater. ca 411–404 BC. Nude satyr running right, carrying nymph, dolphin downwards behind her shoulder / Mill sail incuse. SNG Lockett 1220. TextImage
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Svoronos 31Islands of Thasos, Thrace AR Drachm. 435-411 BC. Nude satyr running right, carrying nymph, her right hand outstretched behind his shoulder / Mill sail incuse. Dewing 1325. TextImage
Traite II-4 1131Thasos, Thrace, AR Drachm, 410 BC. Ithyphallic satyr kneeling right and carrying nymph / quadripartite incuse square. TextImage
Traite II-4 1136Thasos, Thrace; 411-350 BC; AR hemiobol, 0,40gr. Bearded, horned head of Satyr right / Θ-AΣI, two dolphins swimming in opposite directions. Traite 1136.TextImage
Traite II-4 1138Thasos; Thrace; 411-350 BC; AR hemiobol or Tetartermorion, 0,18gr. Head of nymph left, wearing hair-band, hair in a bun behind her head / ΘA beneath dolphin swimming left, all in shallow incuse. Traite IV 1138; Berlin 32-38.TextImage
Traite II-4 1152Thrace, Thasos AR trihemiobol, ca 380 BC; 0,78 gr. Satyr, naked, with horse's tail, kneeling left on one knee, holding kantharos / ΘAΣIΩN, kantharos. Traité II-4 1152.TextImage
Traite II-4 1159-1Thasos. Before 350 BC. AE 10mm. Bearded head of Herakles right, in lion skin headdress / ΘAΣION, club & bow; amphora within bow. Traite IV, 1159, type 1. TextImage
Traite II-4 1159, 8Thasos, Thrace. Before 350 BC. AE 11mm. Bearded head of Herakles right, in lionskin headdress / ΘAΣION, club and bow, cross in circle below. Traite 1159, type 8.TextImage
Sear #1357Thasos, Thrace, AR stater. c 500 BC. Naked ithyphallic satyr carrying off struggling nymph, who raises hand in protest / Quadripartite incuse square.
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Sear #1358Thasos, Islands off Thrace, AR Drachm. Satyr carrying off struggling nymph / Quadripartite incuse square. SNG Cop 1014. TextImage
Sear #1361Thracian Islands, Thasos AR Stater. 5th Century BC. Naked, ithyphallic satyr kneeling right and carrying off protesting nymph / quadripartite incuse, mill sail pattern. BMC 2. TextObvRev
Sear #1746Thracian Islands, Thasos AR Stater. 5th Century BC. Naked, ithyphallic satyr kneeling right and carrying off protesting nymph / quadripartite incuse, mill sail pattern. BMC 2.
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Sear #1747Thasos AR Drachm. 463-411 BC. Bald-headed, bearded Satyr kneeling right, carrying in his arms nymph who extendend her right hand behind the satyrs back / quadripartite incuse. TextImage
Sear #1748Thasos, Thracian Islands, AR Drachm. Naked satyr running right carrying struggling nymph / quadripartite incluse square.
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Sear #1755Thasos, Islands off Thrace, AR Trihemiobol. Satyr kneeling left, with long tail, holding kantharos / ΘAΣIΩN, amphora. SNGCop 1029.
(9 examples)
Sear #1756Thracian Islands, Thasos, AR Tritemorion. Bearded head of a satyr right / two dolphins swimming right and left, QASI.
(3 entries)
Sear #1757Thracian Islands, Thasos, AR Hemiobol. Head of nymph left / ΘAΣ, dolphin, all in incuse. BMC64. TextImage
Sear #1759Thasos, Thrace, AR Tetradrachm. After 148 BC. Head of Dionysus right, crowned with vines / HΡAKΛEOYΣ ΣΩTHΡOΣ ΘAΣIΩN below, Herakles standing facing, naked, head left, holding club and lion skin.
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Sear #1763Thrace, Islands off. Thasos. 2nd Century BC. AE 22mm. Veiled & wreathed head of Demeter right / ΘAΣION, jugate busts of the Dioskouri right; all within wreath. Le Rider 40, BMC 102. TextImage
Sear #1764Thrace, Islands off. Thasos. 200-1 BC. AE 20mm. Diademed & draped bust of Artemis right, bow & quiver over shoulder / ΘAΣIΩN, nude Herakles standing right, drawing bow about to shoot an arrow, lionskin around neck, Lw & a monogram right. TextImage
SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS
LeRider 71Septimius Severus, AE18 of Thasos, Thrace. AYTOKΡAT CEBHΡOC, laureate head right / ΘACIΩN, Herakles standing left, holding club and lionskin. Moushmov-; Varbanov-; Le Rider Pl. V No. 71. (same dies).TextImage
See also See the Thasos list on Moushmov Online
See also: Perseus Project database, coins of Thasos
Entry for Thasos, Thrace on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Thasus in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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