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Ancient Coinage of Troas, Assos

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CITY AND SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
BMC 3Assos, Troas, AR obol, 7mm, 0.23 g, ca 500-450 BC. Griffin right / No legend, lion’s head right within incuse square. BMC 3.TextImage
BMC 8Troas, Assos. ca 400-241 BC. AE10mm. Head of Athena right, in crested Attic helmet decorated with olive wreath / AS-SI, bucranium; APTA above. SNGvA 1496.TextImage
CNG 287, 128Assos, Troas. AR obol, 4th-3rd c. BC, 8mm, 0.40 g. Helmeted head of Athena left / ASS.., Head of griffin right in dotted square border within incuse square. Unpublished. CNG 287, 128.TextImage
Jameson 1394Assos, Troas. ca 479-450 BC. AR Obol 0.56 gm. Griffin seated right / ASS-O-O-N, lion's head right within incuse square. Jameson 1394; Weber 2552.TextImage
Rosen 528vAssos, Troas, AR obol, 9mm, 0.51 gr. 5th c. BC. Griffin seated right / ASS above lion’s head right within incuse square. Rosen 528 var (legend configuration).TextImage
SNG Cop 230Assos, Troas, AE15, 4th-mid 3rd c BC. Helmeted head of Athena right; countermark: bucranium / ASSI, griffin sitting left; spear-head below. SNG Copenhagen 230; Hunter 2.TextImage
SNG Cop 241Troas, Assos AE 9mm. Circa 400-241 BC. Helmeted head of Athena right / Bucranium. TextImage
SNG Munich 151Assos, Troas, 4th-mid 3rd century BC. AR Drachm, 3.05 g. Helmeted head of Athena left / ASSION, bucranium. SNG München 151; SNG Copenhagen 226-227.TextImage
SNG vA 1496Assos, Troas, AE 1.34gr, 4-3 C. BC. Helmeted head of Athena right / ASSI ARTA, bucranium. SNG Von Aulock 1496; SNG Leipzig 1111; BMC 8.TextImage
SNG vA 7587Assos, Troas, AE10, 0.80 gr. 400-241 BC. Helmeted head of Athena right / ASSI, griffin sitting left, bee below. SNG von Aulock 7587.TextImage
Sear #4052Assos, Troas, AE16. Helmeted head of Athena right / Griffin reclining left, wings spread. BMC 19.TextImage
Traite 2300 varAssos, Troas, ca. 479-450 BC. AR Obol 0.56 gm). Griffin seated left / A-S, lion's head left within incuse square. Traite 2300 var (has only A on rev).TextImage
Traite 2304Assos, Troas, AR trihemiobol, 4-3 c. BC, 12mm, 1.42 g. Helmeted head of Athena left / ASSOO, Head of lion left within incuse square. Traité II 2304.TextImage
Weber 2552Assos, Troas. 479-450 BC. 0.52 gr, 8.82 mm. Griffin sitting right / No legend, head of roaring lion right, within incuse square. Jameson 1394; Weber 2552; BMC 3; Sear -.TextImage
Weber 5237Assos, Troas, AE19. 4th-mid 3rd c. BC. Helmeted head of Athena right / ASSI, griffin sitting left. No symbol. Weber 5237; SNG von Aulock 7586.TextImage
Weber 5318Assos, Troas, ca. 479-450 BC. AR Obol 0.55 gm. Griffin right / A above lion's head right within incuse square. Weber 5318; BMC 3.TextImage
Weber 5319Assos, Troas, AE8mm, 479-450 BC. Griffin sitting right / Roaring lion's head right. Weber 5319.TextImage
JULIA TITI
RPC 899Julia Titi AE20 of Troas, Assus. IOVLIA AVGCTA, draped bust right / ASSONI, griffin reclining left.TextImage
COMMODUS
BMC 25Commodus, AE24 of Assos, Troas. AD 177–192. 6.35 gr. AY K L AI KOMODOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / KRINAKIDHC ACCIW, coiled serpent on altar, head right. BMC 25.TextImage
Kraft 88.14cCommodus, AE 41mm medallion of Assos, Troas. 177-192 AD. 42.77 gr. AYTO KAI M AVRHL KOMMOD, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from the back / ..KLA..OLADA.., ACCIWN in exergue, Commodus in triumphal quadriga left, holding branch, preceeded by Roma or Victory; trophy and two captives on platform behind. Kraft pl. 88, 14c. Zograph, ZfN 36 (1926), p. 69.TextImage
See also: Entry for Troas, Assos on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Assus in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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