Ancient Coinage of Thrace, Topiros

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ANTONINUS PIUS
Moushmov 4970Antoninus Pius AE22 of Topiros, Thrace. Magistrate Julius Commodus. AVT KAI T AIΛ AΔΡIANOC ANTΩNINOC, radiate head right / EΠI IOY KOMOΔOY TOΠEIΡITΩN, Herakles seated left on rock draped with lion skin, naked, holding club set on ground. SNG Cop 806.TextImage
Varbanov 2658Antoninus Pius, AE26 of Topirus, Thrace, 138-161 AD, magistrate Fab. Agrippeinus. AIT KAI T AIΛ AΔΡIANOC ANTΩNEINOC, radiate head right / EΠI ΦAB AΓΡIΠΠEINOY TOΠEIΡEITΩN, Herakles, naked, seated left on rock covered with lion-skin, right hand outstretched, left arm on rock, club resting against knee. BMC 1; Sear GIC 1364; Varbanov 2658. TextImage
Varbanov 2663Antoninus Pius, AE of Topiros, Thrace. AVT KAI T AIΛ AΔΡIANOC ANTΩNEINOC, bare head right / EΠI ΦAB AΓΡIΠΠEINOY TOΠEIΡEITΩN, Herakles sitting left on rock, resting right hand on club and left hand on rock. Varbanov 2663.TextImage
Varbanov 2665Antoninus Pius, AE of Topirus, Thrace. Magistrate Julius Commodus. AVT K T AIΛ AΔΡIANOC ANTΩNEINOC, laureate head right / EΠI IOY KOMOΔOY TOΠEIΡEITΩN, Herakles seated left on rock, resting right hand on upright club, and left hand behind him on the rock. Varbanov 2665.TextImage
MARCUS AURELIUS
Varbanov 2672Marcus Aurelius, AE of Topiros, Thrace. AD 161-180. 3.05 g. OYHΡOC KAICAΡ, bare head right / TOΠEIΡEITΩN, river-god reclining left, holding reed and cornucopiae, resting left arm on an overturned urn. Varbanov 2672 (this coin); Moushmov 4971; BMC Aquisitions 1903, 8.TextImage
COMMODUS
CNG 90, 935Commodus, AE24 of Topiros, Thrace. Caecilius Servilianus, magistrate. AV KAI M AVP KOMOΔOC, laureate head right / EΠI KAIKI CEΠBEIΛI TOΠEIΡEITΩN, Herakles seated left on rock, holding club set on ground and resting left hand on rock behind him. Apparently unpublished. CNG 90, Lot: 935.TextImage
JULIA DOMNA
Moushmov 4975Julia Domna AE23 of Topiros, Thrace. Draped bust right, CEB monogram on shoulder / OYΛΠIAC TOΠIΡOY, woman standing right handing bow to Herakles seated left on rock. TextImage
Varbanov 2675Julia Domna, AE25 of Topirus, Thrace. 8.35 g. IOYΛIA AYΓOYCTA, draped bust right / OVΛΠIAC TOΠIΡOY, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Varbanov 2675; Moushmov 4973; Paris 1433.TextImage
CARACALLA
Moushmov 4975cfCaracalla AE23 of Topiros, Thrace. ..ANTΩNEINOC, laureate head right [AVP monogram countermark at shoulder] / OYΛΠIAC TOΠIΡOY, woman standing right handing bow to Herakles seated left on rock.TextImage
Moushmov 4979Caracalla AE24 of Topiros, Thrace. AVT K M AVΡ ANTΩNINOC, laureate head right, IMP monogram on shoulder / OVΛΠIAC TOΠIΡOY, Herakles seated left on rock, head facing, holding club. BMC 6.TextImage
Varbanov 2686Caracalla, AE17 of Topirus, Thrace. ANTΩNEINO, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / TOΠIΡITΩN, Demeter or Hygeia, standing left, holding patera and serpent-entwined torch, at her feet a serpent emerging from a cista mystica. Varbanov 2686.TextImage
Varbanov 2688Caracalla, AE18 of Topiros, Thrace. AD 198-217. 4.11 g. AY K M AY ANTΩNIN, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right. / TOΠEIΡITΩN, Thanatos standing right, legs cross, resting on inverted torch. Varbanov 2688.TextImage
GETA
Moushmov 4990Geta, AE23 of Topiros, Thrace. AYT K Π CEΠTI ΓETAC, laureate head right, MART-like countermark on neck (Howgego 621) / OYΛΠIAC TOΠEIΡITΩN, Herakles standing right, strangling the Nemean lion, (club below). Moushmov 4990; Varbanov 2691 var (obv. legend).TextImage
Pecunem 15, 341Geta, AE17 of Topirus, Thrace. AD 209-211. 3.8 g. AVT K CEΠTI ΓETAC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / TOΠEIΡITΩN, Hygieia standing right, feeding serpent in arms. Varbanov -; Moushmov -; Bernhard -; Mionnet -. Pecunem 15, 341.TextImage
Varbanov 2693Geta, AE30 of Topirus, Thrace. AD 209-211. 14.78 g. AD 209-211. AVT K Π CEΠTIMI ΓETAC, laureate head right, circular POL pseudo-countermark on neck / OVΛΠIAC TOΠEIΡOV, Emperor on horseback galloping right, holding spear. Varbanov 2693; Moushmov 4983.TextImage
Varbanov 2695Geta, AE29 of Topirus, Thrace. AYT K Π CEΠTI ΓETAC, laureate head right, ΠOΛ pseudo-countermark / OYΛΠIAC TOΠIΡOY, Herakles seated left on rock, receiving bow from a female figure standing right before him. Varbanov 2695; Moushmov 4989; Paris 1435; Mionnet Supp. II, 1761.TextImage
Varbanov 2696Geta, AE26 of Topirus, Thrace. AD 197-211. 7.93 g. AVT K Π CEΠTIMI ΓETAC, laureate head right, circular (engraved) pseudo-countermark ΓE-TA (both letter groups ligate) / OYΛΠIAC TOΠIΡOY, Herakles sitting left on rock, holding club between his knees. Varbanov 2696; Moushmov 4989; SNG Evelpidis 1032.TextImage
Varbanov 2701Geta, AE19 of Topirus, Thrace. AD 209-211. 4.83 g. AVK Π CEΠ ΓETAC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / TOΠEIΡITΩN, River-god, holding branch, reclining left, resting hand on overturned amphora from which water flows. Varbanov 2701; Moushmov 4987; Tacchella 45 in RN 1893.TextImage
Varbanov 2703Geta AE27 of Topirus, Thrace. 15.2g. [AVT K] Π CEΠTIMI [ΓETAC], laureate head right, circular ΠOΛ (engraved) pseudo-countermark on neck / OYΛΠIAC TOΠIΡOY, Dionysos, in long chiton, standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos. Varbanov 2703; Moushmov 2703; Mionnet Supp. II, 1764; Bernhart Dionysos 426 (all referring to the same coin).TextImage
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