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The Ancient Coinage of Thessalonika

Listed by Moushmov Number

Including additional items for this online edition, with numbers in italics.
See also WildWinds' Thessalonica page for numerous examples not yet linked to this page.
THESSALONIKA (about II B.C.) now Thessalonike.
Autonomous bronze coins.
6591 ΘECCAΛONЄIKЄΩN. Woman’s head with turreted crown right. Rev. : KABEIPOC. Kabir (Sea deity revered on the island of Samothrace.) in short dress, holding club and rhyton or cup, which looks like front part of animal. Sometimes in the margin crescent moon. Plate XLVI 4.
Thessalonica in Macedon, AE20. Flavian Period. QECCALLONEIKH, draped & turreted bust of city goddess right / KABEIPOC, Kabeiros standing left, holding rhyton and hammer. SNGCop 386, RPC 330.
6592 KABEIPOΣ. Kibir’s laureate bust, with club on shoulder, right. Rev. : Oak-wreath and within – eagle, and below: ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ.
6593 Zeus’ diademed head right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑ…YBIΘTOY. two horse’s running right.
6594 The same obverse. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚHΣ. Ox jumping right; in the margin monograms.
Macedon, Thessalonica AE19. Diademed head of Zeus right / QESSA-LONIKEWN, bull leaping right.
6595 Two goats standing on their hindlegs, fighting. Sometimes monogram. Plate XLVI 7. Common.
Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE19. Head of Zeus right / QESSALONIKEWN, two goats butting heads. SNG Cop 350.
6596 Zeus’ head right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚHΣ. Eagle right with wings spread. Plate XLVI 10.
6597 Another. Eagle on thunderbolt.
6598 Apollo’s laureate head right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚHΣ. Tripod.
6599 The same obverse. Rev. : The same legend. Faun standing, right hand over his head, holding in left hand panther’s skin and club. Monogram.
6600 Artemis’ head right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ. Quiver and monogram. Common.
Thessalonica AE 17mm. Diademed head of Artemis right / QESSALO-NIKAEON, quiver, monograms to left. SNGCop 358.
6601 Herakles’ youthful head, with lion’s skin, right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚHΣ. Club and monogram within oak-wreath.
6602 Perseus’s head with winged helmet, and above decorated with bird’s head, right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ, N and monogram within oak-wreath. Plate XLVI 2.
6603 Athena’s head right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚHΣ. Horse running right; star above. Common.
6604 Another; above the horse N, palm below. Common.
6605 Another; horse grazing. Common.
Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE19. 187-31 BC. Head of Athena right / QESSALONIKH, horse grazing right.
6606 Head of two-faced Janus, bearded. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚHΣ. two horsemen face to face; ear below.
6607 The same obverse. Rev. : The same legend. two centaur, one on right, the other – left.
Macedona, Thessalonica, AE As. After 88 BC. Laureate head of Janus; I above / Two Centaurs prancing, back to back, each holding branch, QESSALONIKEWN below. BMC 34.
6608 Poseidon’s head right; trident behind. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙ. Ship. Plate XLVI 8.
6609 Dionysos’ head with ivy wreath, right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚ. In the middle – bunch of grapes. Sometimes monogram.
Macedon, Thessalonica AE24. Head of Dionysos right, wreathed with ivy / QESSALONIKHS, grapes, GA monogram, all in wreath.
6610 The same obverse. Rev. : The same legend. Goat right; monogram below. Plate XLVI 6. Common.
Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE18. Head of Dionysos right wreathed with ivy / QESSALONIK, goat standing right. SNGCop 365.
6611 Apollo’s head right. Rev. : Pegasus. Plate XLVI 5.
6612 ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ in 4 lines within laurel wreath. Rev. : Nike standing, holding wreath and palm; in the margin – crescent moon. Common.
6613 The same obverse. Rev.: Pan advancing right; with right raised hand, and in the left hand holding club and animal’s skin; in the margin – his whistle and star.
6614 The same obverse. Rev.: Horse advancing left; star above.
Macedonia, Thessalonica, AE16. Time of Nero to Vespasian. Horse prancing left, star above / QES-SALO-NIKE-WN, four lines within wreath. Lindgren 78, RPC 324.
6615 MAPKIA. Woman’s laureate head right. Rev. : ΘECCAΛONEIK. Horse advancing right and palm.
6616 ΘECCAΛONIKH. Woman’s veiled head with turreted crown, right. Rev. : ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN in 4 lines. Common.
Thessalonica AE18. QECCALONIKH, veiled head (of Demeter?) right / QEC-CALO-NIKE-WN, four lines in laurel wreath. SNGANS 816-7.
6617 The same obverse. Rev. : The same legend in laurel wreath. Common.
6618 The same obverse. Rev. : KABIEPA ΠYΘIA ΦI. Prize urn with palm.
6619 The same obverse. Rev. : ΘECCAΛONIKEΩN ΠYΘIA. Prize urn with palm.
6620 The same obverse. Rev. : ΘЄCCAΛONIKH B NЄ. Tripod and three apples and balls above.
6621 OMONOIA. Homonoia’s head right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝ…PΩM. Horse running right.
6622 ΘECCAΛONIKH. Woman’s head with turreted crown. Rev. : ΘЄCCAΛONIKEΩN. Woman seated on a throne left, holding Kabir and cornucopiae.
6623 … Kabir standing, holding rhyton and club. Rev. : ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN in three lines and eagle above. All in laurel wreath.
6624 KABEIPOΣ. Kibir with rhyton and club; altar below. Rev. : The same.
6625 KABEIPOΣ. Kibir’s bust right, with diademed head and hammer on right shoulder. Rev. : ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN in three lines; eagle above. All in laurel wreath.
6626 Woman’s veiled head with turreted crown. Rev. : ΘЄCCAΛONIKHΣ. Ox grazing. Plate XLVI 3.
6627 Zeus’ laureate head right. Rev. : The same legend. Eagle with wings spread on thunderbolt, right.
6628 Another. Prow.
6629 Another. Ox grazing right.
6630 The same obverse. Rev. : two goats standing on its hindlegs, fighting. Sometimes in the middle – ox’s head or monogram. Common.
6631 Two centaurs face to face.
6632 Another. Two centaurs running right.
6633 Laureate head of two-faced Janus. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚHΣ. Two centaurs galloping, one of them on right, the other on left.
Macedonia, Thessalonica AE28. After 88 BC. Laureate head of Janus; I above / QESSALONIKES, two Centaurs prancing, back to back, each holding a thyrsos. BMC 34, SNGCop 370.
6634 Another. The Dioskurs on horses advancing at opposite sides.
Macedonia, Thessalonica AE As. After 88 BC. Laureate head of Janus / QESSALONIKES, two horsemen prancing, back to back, each holding branch.
6635 Head of two-faced Janus. Rev. : ΘECCAΛONEHΣ (sic). two horses galloping at opposite sides.
6636 Athena’s head right. Rev. : …NIKHΣ. Ox jumping right.
6637 Athena’s helmeted head right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚHΣ. Ox grazing right. Common.
6638 Athena’s head right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚHΣ. Horse galloping right. Sometimes beneath the horse tnunderbolt or palm, and above – monogram or star.
6639 Unbearded bust laureate, right, with chlamys and caduceus on left shoulder. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚHΣ. Faun standing, right hand over his head, holding in left hand panther’s skin and club. Monogram. Plate XLVI 9.
6640 Another. Faun holding goat’s skin.
6641 Another. Faun resting on tree-trunk and holding club. In the margin monogram.
6642 Demeter’s head with wreath of ears, with necklace on the neck and earrings on the ears. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚHΣ. Colonist leading two oxen.
6613 Dionysos’ head with ivy wreath, right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΑΛΟΝΙΚHΣ. Goat standing right and monogram. Common.
6644 The same obverse. rev. : The same legend and bunch of grapes, and monograms within laurel wreath.
6645 Woman’s head right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Quiver and monogram, or bow and quiver. Common.
Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE18. After 158BC. Diademed head of Artemis right / Inscription either side of bow and quiver.
6646 Apollo’s head right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Bow and quiver.
6647 Herakles’ youthful head with lion’s skin. Rev. : The same legend. Club and monogram.
6648 Another.The legend, club and monogram within oak-wreath.
6649 Perseus’s head with winged helmet, decorated with eagle’s head, right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ in two lines; monogram and ear. All in oak-wreath.
6650 Another; beneath the legend N and star.
6651 Nike standing on globe, holding wreath and palm; in the margin – crescent moon. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Eagle above. All in laurel wreath.
6652 The same obverse. Rev. : The legend in 4 lines within wreath. Common.
Thessalonica, Macedonia, AE15. Time of Domitian(?) Nike advancing right with wreath / QEC CALO NIKE WN, four lines in wreath, eagle above. SNGCop 382, RPC 326cf.
6653 Horse advancing left. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ in 4 lines within wreath.
6654 ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚH. Woman’s veiled head with turreted crown. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ; eagle above. All in laurel wreath.
6655 The same obverse. Rev. : KABEIPIA ΠYΘIA. Prize urn with one palm; vase and club below.
6656 Dionysos’ head with ivy wreath, right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚHΣ. Pegasus right.
6657 Apollo’s head right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Lighthouse. Plate XLVI 1.
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Imperial bronze coins.

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Julius Caesar (44 – 27 B.C.)

6658 ΘEOC. His head right. Sometimes N in countermark. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Augustus’ head right. Plate XLV 17.
RPC 1554. Divus Julius Caesar & Octavian AE24 of Thessalonika. QEOC, head of Julius Caesar right / QESSA L O NIKEWN, head of Octavian right.
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Octavian & Divus Julius

6659 ΘEOC. – ΘEOΣ. Head of Julius Caesar; sometimes monogram in countermark. Rev. : ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. – ΘΕ CEBACTOY. Octavian’s head; sometimes monogram in countermark.
RPC 1555. Divus Julius Caesar and Augustus AE20 of Thessalonika, Macedon, QEOC, laureate head of Julius Caesar right / QECCALONIKEWN, bare head of Augustus right. Moushmov 6659, BMC 58, SGI 151.
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Marc Antony (34 – 31 B.C.)

6660 M ANTON (sic) KAIΣAP AYTOKPA. Heads of M. Antonius and Augustus face to face. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ in 3 lines; eagle with wings spread above, holding palm in its talons. All in wreath of ears.
6661 ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ EΛEΘEPIAΣ. Octavian’s head right, E behind. Rev. : M ANT AYT Γ KAI AYT. Nike advancing left, holding wreath and palm. Plate VII 14.
6662 AΓΩNOΘEΣIA. Woman’s head right. Rev. : ANT KAI within laurel wreath.
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Marc Antony & Octavia

6663 AΓΩNOΘEΣIA. Woman’s head tied with ribbon, right; E below. Rev. : ANT KAI in two lines; above – caduceus in countermark. All in laurel wreath.
6664 The same legend. Octavian’s head tied with ribbon; E below. Rev. : ANT KAI in two lines in laurel wreath.
6665 ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ EΛEYΘEPIAΣ. Octavian’s head right; E in front. Rev. : M ANT AYΓ Γ KAI AYΓ. Nike advancing left, holding wreath and palm. Plate XLVI 12.
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Augustus (33 B.C., 14 A.D.)

Obv: KAIΣAP ΣEBAΣTOΣ.
- KAIΣAP.
- KAIΣAP ΣEBAΣTOY ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
- Without legend. His head or bust.
Rev: ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
- MEΓΑΛΟΚΛEOYΣ APIΣT ΣTPATEΓOY.
- ΘΕΣΣA.
- ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ ΣEBAΣTOΣ.
6666 Athena’s standing, hurling short spear, protecting herself with shield. In the margin – monogram. Plate VI 32.
6667 Nike standing on prow left, holding wreath and palm.
6668 Nike advancing. Plate VII 14.
6669 Horse advancing left.
6670 Horse advancing right.
6671 Livia imaged like Demeter in chariot pulled from 2 dragons left, holding in hand or in both hands torches.
6672 Another. Front part: KAIΣAP. Nike standing on globe left, holding wreath and palm. Rev. : ΘΕΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ in 4 lines within wreath. Plate VII 15.
6673 The legend in 2 or 3 lines within wreath. Plate XLVI 15. Common.
a. RPC 1557. Augustus AE22 of Thessalonika. KAISAR SEBASTOS, bare head right / QESSALONIKEWN, two lines in wreath.
b. RPC 1559. Augustus AE17 of Thessalonica. KAISAR SEBASTOS, laureate head right / QESSALONIKEWN, three lines within a laurel wreath, star above inscription. Moushmov 6673, BMC 72.
6674 Prow.
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Caius Caesar (17 B.C.)

6675 ΓAIOΣ ΣEBAΣTOY YIOΣ. His head left. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Augustus’ laureate head right.
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Livia (wife of Augustus)

Obv: ΘΕΛ ΛIBIA.
- ΘΕΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ ΣEBAΣTH. Her head.
Rev: ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
- TI KAIΣAP ΣEBAΣTOΣ.
6676 Tiberi’s laureate head left.
6677 Pegasus flying.
6678 Hera seated left, holding patera and sceptre.
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Augustus & Livia

6679 ΘΕOΣ ΣEBAΣTOΣ. Augustus’ head. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Head of Julius or Livia.
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Augustus & Octavia?

6680 ΘΕOΣ ΣEBAΣTOΣ. Augustus’ laureate head left. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Head of Julia or Livia left.
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Augustus & Caius Caesar

6681 ΓAIOΣ KAIΣAP. Cai’s head. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Augustus’ head.
RPC 1564. Augustus & Caius Caesar, AE21 of Thessalonica. Laureate head of Augustus right / head of Caius Caesar right.
6682 ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Augustus’ laureate head left. Rev. : ΣEBAΣTOY YIOΣ. Cai’s head left; countermark below.
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Augustus & Tiberius

6683 ΣEBAΣTOΣ ΘΕOY ΣEBAΣTOY. Tiberi’s head left. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ ΘΕOY YIOC. Augustus’ laureate head left.
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Augustus & Claudius

6684 ΘΕOΣ ΣEBAΣ ΘΕΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Augustus’ head. Rev. : TI KΛAY KAIΣAP. – Clavdi’s head.
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Tiberius (14 – 34 A.D.)

Obv: TIBEPIOΣ KAIΣAP.
- TI KAIΣAP. – TI KAIΣAP CEBAΣTOΣ. His head or bust.
Rev: ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
- CEBACTH ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚЄΩΝ.
6685 Augustus’ laureate head right. Plate XLVI 11.
RPC 1565. Augustus & Tiberius, as Caesar, AE 22mm of Thessalonica. 4-14 AD. QESSALONIKEWN, laureate head of Augustus right / TIBERIOS KAISAR, bare head of Tiberius right. Moushmov 6683, SNGCop 400, BMC 74, SGI 176.
6686 Woman (Livia) seated on a throne, holding patera and sceptre. Plate XLVI 13.
6687 Woman’s head with turreted crown.
6688 The legend within wreath.
Tiberius AE22 of Thessalonica. Laureate, draped bust right / QESSALONIKEWN within wreath.
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Tiberius & Livia

Obv: TEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN ΣEB or ΣEBAΣTH.
- TEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN.
- TI KAIΣAP…Head of Livia or Tiberi.
Rev. : TI KAIΣ CEB YIOΣ.
- TI KAIΣAP ΣEBAΣTOΣ.
- ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ ΣEBAΣTH.
6689 Tiberi’s head.
6690 Livia’s head veiled with diadem.
6691 Livia’s head with tied back hair, decorated with row marguerite.
6692 Livia’s head with tied back hair and with laurel wreath.
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TIBERUS & DRUSUS

6693 TIBEPIOΣ KAIΣAP. Tiberi’s head. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Druz’s head.
Tiberius & Drusus, AE20 of Thessalonika, EBACTW TIBERIOC, laureate head right / CEBACTW DROVCOC, Bare head right. Varbanov 4196 (this coin).
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DRUSUS JUNIOR (son of Tiberius)

6694 ΔPOYΣOΣ…ΣAP. His head. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚE…Nike standing on prow, holding wreath and palm.
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ANTONIA (mother of Claudius)

Obv: ANTWNIA.
- ANTWNIA SEBASTH. Her head.
Rev: QESSALO-NIKEWN in three or four lines within wreath.
- ΓAIOS SEBAS..- Γ KAIΣAP ΣEBAΣTOΣ ΘΕSSΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
6695 Nike standing on globe, holding wreath and palm.
6696 Nike advancing right, holding wreath and palm.
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CALIGULA

6697 Caligula’s laureate head left with legend G KAISAR SBASTOS or KAISAR SBASTOS.
6698City legend QESSALO-NIKEWN in two lines within wreath.
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CALIGULA & ANTONIA

6699 … ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. – Γ…CEBAΣTOΣ. Caligula’s head. Rev. : ANTΩ… ΣEBAΣTH. – ANTΩNIA ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Antonia’s veiled head left. Sometimes is decorated with pinecone, simbol of Cybele. Plate XLV 20.
RPC 1573. Caligula & Antonia AE20 of Thessalonika, Macedon. G KAISR SEBASTOS, laureate head of Caligula left / GERMANIKOS QESSALONIKEWN, veiled head of Antonia left.
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CALIGULA & GERMANICUS

6700 Γ KAIΣAP ΣEBAΣTOΣ. Caligula’s laureate head right.. Rev. : ΓEPMANOKOΣ ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Germanicus’ laureate head.
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GERMANICUS (son of Drusus)

6701 … Germanicus’ head. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ ΓEPMΛNOKOΣ.
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CLAUDIUS (41 – 54 A.D.)

6702 TI KΛAY… ΣEBAΣTOΣ. His head left. Rev. : ΘEOΣ ΣEBAΣTOΣ ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Heron’s head with radiate crown right; above the letter K in countermark.
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BRITANNICUS (son of Claudius)

6703 BPETANNIKOC ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. His head left. Rev. : TI KΛAYΔIOC KAICAP CЄBA. Claudius’ head left; sometimes in countermark.
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CLAUDIUS & BRITANNICUS

6404 AYT KAIΣ KΛAYΔ. ΓEPM ΣEB. – TI KΛAYΔIOΣ KAIΣAP ΣEBAΣTOΣ. Claudius’ head. Rev. : BPETAN or BPETANNIKOC ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Britannic’s head; sometimes in countermark, or laurel wreath.
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CLAUDIUS & AGRIPPINA II

6705 TI KΛAYΔIOΣ KAIΣAP ΣEBAΣTOΣ. Claudius’ head right. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Agripina’s veiled head left.
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CLAUDIUS & NERO

6706 ΘEOΣ ΣEBAΣTOΣ ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. - … Claudius’ head. Rev. : NEPON KΛAYΔIOΣ ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. – TI KΛAY NEPΩN KAIΣAP ΣEBAΣTOΣ. Nero’s laureate head.
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NERO (54 – 68 A.D.)

Obv: NEPΩN KAIΣAP.
- N KABEIPOΣ. – NEPOWN KAICY (sic).
- NEPΩN ΣEBAΣTOΣ KAIΣAP or KAI.
- NEP… ΣEBAΣTOΣ.
- NEPΩN KAIΣAP or ΘEC in countermark. His head.
Rev: ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
- ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚH.
6707 Oak-wreath and within – legend in 3 lines, eagle with wings spread above.
a. (RPC 1592) Nero AE24 of Thessalonica. NERWN KAISAR, bare head right / QESSA-LONIKE-WN in three lines, surrounded by oak wreath, eagle with wings spread above. Moushmov Online 6707a.
b. (RPC 1603) Nero AE23 of Thessalonica. NERWN SEBASSTOS KAISAP, bare head left / QESSA-LONIKE-WN in three lines, surrounded by oak wreath, eagle with wings spread above. Moushmov Online 6707b.
c. (RPC 1603v) Nero AE20 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. NERWN KAIS SEBASSTOS, bare head left / QESSA-LONIKE-WN in three lines, eagle above, all within oak wreath. Moushmov Online 6707c.
6708 Nike standing on globe, holding wreath and palm. Plate VII 14. Little.
6709 Nike advancing left, holding wreath and palm. Plate VII 14.
Nero AE23 of Thessalonica. Laureate head right / QESSALONIKHS, Nike standing left holding wreath and palm.
6710 Without legend. Horse advancing left, holding branch in its mouth.
6711 Zeus’ head.
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Nero & Britannicus

6712 NEPΩNI KΛAYΔIΩ KAIΣ ΣEBAΣTΩ. Neron’s unbearded head right. Rev. : Θ…BPETA… Britannic’s head without wreath.
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VITELLIUS (69 AD)

6712A(RPC 1616) Vitellius AE25 of Thessalonika, Macedon. 69 AD. OUITELLIOS GERMAIKOS AVTOK, laureate head left / SEBASTOS MAKEDONWN around round Macedonian shield. SGI 690.
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Vespasian (69 – 79 A.D.)

Obv: AYTOKPATΩP KAIΣAP OYEΣΠAΣIANOΣ. His head.
Rev: ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
6713 Wreath and within – legend, eagle above.
Vespasiani AE25 of Thessalonica. AYTOKPATWP KAISAR OVESPASIANOS, laureate head left / QESSA/LONI/KEWN in three lines, eagle standing right above, all within wreath.
6714 Another; eagle holding palm in its nails.
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Domitian (81 – 96 A.D.)

6715 KAIΣAP ΔOMTIANOC or ΔOMITIAN. His head. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. – ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝЄΙΚЄΩΝ. Nike advancing, holding wreath and palm. Plate VII 14.
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Domitia & Domitian

6716 ΔOMTIA ΣEBAΣTH. Domitian’s diademed head right. Rev. : ΔOMIT KAIΣAP ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝ. Domitian’s head right. Plate XLV 16.
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Titus & Domitian

6717 TITON AYT ΔOMETION KAΣAP (sic). – TITON AYTOKPATO ΔOMITIANON KAIΣAPA. Their head face to face. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ in 3 lines within oak-wreath and eagle above, which is holding palm in its nails.
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Domitia (wife of Domitian)

6718 ΔOMITIAN ΣEBAΣTHN. Her head. Rev. : ΔOMITIANON KAIΣAPA. ΘΕΣΣ. Domitian’s (?) laureate head.
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Nerva (96 – 98 A.D.)

6719 AYT NЄPOYAΣ KAIΣAP. His laureate head. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ within laurel wreath; sometimes eagle above.
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Trajan (98 – 117 A.D.) KAICAP TPAIANOC. His head. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.

6720 The legend within oak or laurel wreath’ sometimes eagle above.
6721 Nike advancing, holding wreath and palm. Plate VII 14.
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Hadrian (117 – 138 A.D.)

6722 …His head. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ in laurel wreath.
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Antoninus Pius (138 – 161 A.D.)

6723 AYTOKPATWP ANTWNINOC. His head. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEWΝ. Nike advancing, holding wreath and palm. Plate VII 14.
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Faustina Senior (wife of Antoninus Pius)

6724…Her head. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Woman’s veiled head with turreted crown.
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Marcus Aurelius (161 – 180 A.D.)

Obv: OYHPOC KAICAP.
- M AYP ANTWNЄINOC…His head.
Rev. : ΘЄCCΑΛΟΝΙΚЄWΝ.
- KABЄIP…
6725 Nike advancing, holding wreath and palm. Plate VII 14.
6726 Nike standing, writing on shield set on column. Plate VII 16.
6727 Nike advancing left, crescent moon in the margin.
6728 Kabir standing right, holding goat and club.
6729 Legend in 4 lines within laurel wreath.
6730 …Her head. Rev. : ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Woman’s head.
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Commodus (176 – 192 A.D.)

Obv: KOMOΔON (sic) AYTOKPA.
- KOMOΔOC KAICAP.
- AYTOKPA ΛOY AYPH KOMOΔON (sic).
- AYT K M AYP KOM ANTΩNEINON.
- AYTOK M AYP KOM ANTΩNEINOC.
- AYTOKPATΩP AYP KOMOΔOC. His head.
Rev: ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
- KABEIPOC.
6731 Nike advancing right.
6732 Kabir standing, holding rhyton Capricorn shaped and club.
6733 Nike left, left foot on prow, writing on shield, hanging on palm.
6734 Nike advancing right, holding with both hands trophy. Plate VII 8.
6735 Nike advancing left, holding wreath and palm. Plate VII 14.
6736 Nike advancing right, holding wreath and palm; serpent in the margin.
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Septimius Severus (193 – 211 A.D.)

Obv: AYT Λ CEΠ CEOYHPOC ΠEPT.
- AY K K Λ CEΠ CEYHPOC ΠEP.
- …CEΠ CEYHPOC. His head.
Rev: ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
6737 Ares helmeted advancing, holding spear and shield. Plate VI 20 – 21.
6738 Nike advancing, holding wreath and palm. Plate VII 14.
Septimius Severus AE27 of Thessalonika. Laureate draped bust right / Nike advancing left holding wreath & palm.
6739 Woman’s veiled head with turreted crown.
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Septimius Severus & Julia Domna

6740 AY KAI ΛOY CЄΠ CЄYHPOC CЄB IOΛIA CЄB. Their heads. Rev. : …ONIKEΩ…Woman standing in front of burning altar.
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Julia Domna (wife of Septimius Severus)

Obv: IOYΛIA ΔOMNA CЄ.
- IOYΛIA AYΓOYCTA. – IOYΛIA ΔOMNA.
- IOYΛIA ΔOMNA AYΓ. Her head or bust.
Rev: ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚЄΩΝ.
- ΘЄCCΑΛΟΝ MHTPOΠ.
6741 Nike writing on shield. Plate VII 16. Common.
6742 Nike advancing, holding trophy. Plate VII 18. Common.
6743 Nike advancing, holding wreath and palm. Plate VII 14. Common.
6744 Nike advancing, holding kabir and palm. Common.
6745 Nike with right foot on globe, writing on shield.
6746 Tripod and 6 balls above. Plate XLV 21.
6747 Distyle temple with kabir, holding club and rhyton in form of front part of animal. Plate XLVI 14. Common.
Julia Domna AE24 of Thessalonica. IOVLIA DOMNA CE, draped bust right / QECCALONIKEWN, distyle temple with figure of Hephaestus within, holding tongs and hammer.
6748 Distyle temple with kabir standing.
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Caracalla (198 – 217 A.D.)

Obv: AYT K M AY ANTΩNINOC.
- M AYP K ANTΩNINOC.
- AY K M AY ANTONINOC EYC. His head or bust.
Rev: ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
- KABIPOΣ.
- KABEIPOC.
6749 Nike advancing, holding wreath and palm. Plate VII 14. Common.
6750 Nike in chariot pulled fromt 3 horses, right. Common.
Caracalla AE23 of Thessalonika, Macedon. L K M AV ANTWNIN OC, Laureate head right / KOINON QEC CALWN, Victory in triga right.
6751 Nike advancing, holding trophy. Plate VII 18. Common.
6752 Nike advancing, holding kabir and palm. Common.
6753 Nike standing, with left foot on prow, writing on shield.
6754 Nike trampling on serpent.
6755 Legend in 4 lines within wreath.
6756 Woman’s head with turreted crown.
6757 Kabir standing, holding rhyton and club; below at each side – urn with palm.
6758 Kabir standing, holding rhyton and club.
6759 Kabir standing in short clothes, holding rhyton and club; below at each side – half-pillar, and on it – palm or proboscis of elephant.
6760 Distyle temple with kabir standing. Common. PLAVTILLA (wife of Caracalla) ΠΛAY…ΓOYCTA. Her head. Rev. : ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
6761 Laurel wreath and within – legend in 4 lines.
6762 Nike advancing. Plate VII 14.
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Plautilla (Wife of Caracalla)

Obv: PLAUTILLA AUGOUCTA, draped bust right
Rev: QECCALONIKEWN
6762A Nike advancing left with wreath and palm.
6762APlautilla AE25 of Thessalonica. PLAUTILLA AUGOUCTA, draped bust right / QECCALONIKEWN, Nike advancing left with wreath and palm.
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Geta (209 – 212 A.D.)

Obv: Π CE ΓETAC KAICAP.
- Π CEΠTIM ΓETAN KAIC.
- AYT Π…His head or bust.
Rev: KABEIPOC.
- ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
6763 Nike standing or advancing, holding wreath and palm. Plate VII 13 – 14.
6764 Legend within wreath.
6765 Kabir standing in short clothes, holding rhyton and club.
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Macrinus (217 – 218 A.D.)

Obv: AYT M OΠEΛ CEOY MAKPEINOC. His head.
Rev: ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
6766 Nike advancing left, holding little kabir and palm.
6767 Woman’s head with turreted crown.
6768 M OΠЄΛ ANTΩNЄINOC ΔIAΔOYMЄNIANOC KAI. His head. Rev. : ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚЄΩΝ. Nike advancing left, holding little kabir and palm.
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Elagabalus (218 – 222 A.D.)

Obv: AY K M AYP ANTΩNINOC or ANTΩNINOC Є or CY (sic). His head or bust
Rev: ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚЄΩΝ.
6769 Nike advancing, holding little kabir and palm. Common.
Elagabalus AE22 of Thessalonica. SNG ANS-864. Rx: Nike advancing left, holding small Cabeirus.
6770 Nike advancing, holding Kabirus and palm and trampling on serpent with feet.
6771 Kabir standing, holding rhyton and club; below at each side – altars and palms above.
6772 Kabir standing with rhyton and hammer; at the sides – branchs and proboscises.
6773 Legend in 4 lines within laurel wreath.
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Julia Paula (wife of Elagabalus)

IOYΛIA ΠAYΛA AYΓ. Her head. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
6774 Nike advancing, holding kabir and palm.
Julia Paula AE26 of Thessalonica. IOVLIA PAULA AVG / Nike QESSALONIKEWN
6775 Kabir standing, holding Capricorn and club.
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Aquilia Severa (wife of Elagabalus)

6776 IOYΛIA AKYΛIA CEBACTH. Her head. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. Nike advancing, holding kabir and palm.
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Julia Maesa (grandmother of Elagabalus)

IOYΛIA MAICA AYΓOYCTA. Her head or bust. Rev. : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
6777 Nike advancing or standing, holding kabir and palm.
6778 Kabir standing, holding rhyton and club; at his sides – stem or proboscis of elephant.
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Julia Mamaea (mother of S. Alexander)

Obv: IOYΛIA MAMЄA (sic) AYΓ. Her head.
Rev: ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚЄΩΝ.
6779 Nike advancing, holding kabir and palm.
Varbanov 44836779 Nike advancing, holding kabir and palm.
Julia Mamaea, AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. IOVLIA MAMEA AVG, draped bust right / QESSALONIKEWN, Kabeiros standing left, holding rhyton and hammer, between two anvils with horn-like projections. Varbanov 4483; Touratsoglou 249, 60.5478.
6780 Kabir standing with his attributes; below two urns with palms.
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Severus Alexander (222 – 235 A.D.)

Obv: AYTOK CЄY AΛЄΞANΔPOC.
- M AYP AΛEΞANΔPOC KAICAP.
- AYTOK. AΛEΞANΔPOC. His head or bust.
Rev: ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚЄΩΝ.
- ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. B NE.
6781 Kabir standing, holding rhyton and club; at his sides – urns with palms. Common.
6782 Kabir standing, in front of burning altar, holding anvil and club; urn with palm behind.
6783 Nike advancing, holding kabir and palm.
Severus Alexander AE24 of Thessalonica. SNG ANS-873. Rx: Nike advancing left, holding small Cabeirus.
6784 Nike standing, holding kabir and palm.
6785 Two urns for game and palm in each urn.
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Maximinus I (235 – 238 A.D.)

Obv: AY K Γ IOY OYH MAΞIMЄINOC or MAΞIMINOC. His head or bust.
Rev: ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝЄΙΚEΩΝ (sic).
- ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
6786 Nike advancing, holding kabir and palm.
Maximinus Thrax AE27 of Thessalonica. AV K G IOV OVH MAZIMEINOC, laureate, draped & cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / QECCALONIKEWN, Nike advancing left carrying Kabieros & palm. Touratsoglou 8.
6787 Nike standing, holding kabir and palm.
6788 Kabir standing, holding rhyton and club; below at side burning altar and at the other side – column with proboscis. Plate XLVI 17.
Maximinus I AE24 of Thessalonica. SNG ANS-876. Cabeirus stg. l., holding rhyton & hammer; before, altar; behind, elephant tusk on anvil.
6788AMaximinus I AE25 of Thessalonica. AV K G IOV OVH MAXIMEINOC, laureate, draped & cuirassed bust right / QECCALONIKEWN, city-goddess standing left holding Kabeiros, Nike standing behind her.
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Maximus Caesar (son of Maximinus)

Obv: Γ IOY MAΞIMOC KE. His head.
Rev: ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ. - ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝEΙΚEΩΝ.
6789 Kabir standing, holding rhyton and club; at each side – urn with palm.
6790 Nike advancing, holding wreath and palm. Plate VII 14.
6791 Nike advancing left, holding trophy. Plate VII 18.
6792 Nike advancing, holding kabir and palm.
6793 Kabir standing, holding rhyton and hammer; below at side burning altar and at the other side – proboscis.
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Gordian III (238 – 244 A.D.)

Obv: AY K M ANT ΓOPΔIANOC.
- A KAIC M ANTΩNIOC ΓOPΔIANOC.
- AYT ΔC (sic) M ATNOC (sic) ΓOPΔIANOC.
- AYT KE M ATNOC (sic) ΓOΔIANOC. His head or bust.
Rev: ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ.
- ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚH NEΩKOPA.
- ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ NEΩKOPON.
- ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ NEΩ or NEΩKOPON. ΠYΘIA.
- ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ ΠYΘIA.
- ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ KABIPEIA.
- ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ NEΩKO B ΠYΘIA ΔΙ.
- ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ NEΩKOPON KABEIPIA.
- ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ NEΩKOPON OΛYMΠIA.
- ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ NEΩKOPON EΠINIKIA.
- ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ MHTP.
- ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ KABIPIA ΠYΘIA.
- ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚEΩΝ NEΩKOPON Δ ΠYΘIA.
6794 Apollo Pitiski standing, holding in right hand branch, and the left hand over his head; next to him – column with coiling serpent around it and lyre above; below, at side urn with palm and at the other side – bow.
6795 Apollo crosslegged, naked, standing, holding in right hand laurel branch, resting with left hand on column; sometimes nex to him bow.
6796 Apollo naked standing, right hand on lyre set on tripod. Plate VI 16.
Gordian III AE28 of Thessalonica. AY K M ANT GOPDIANOC, laureate, draped bust right / QECCALONIKEWN, Apollo naked standing, right hand holding wreath above head, left hand holding a lyre set on tripod.
6797 Apollo naked standing left, holding kabir.
6798 Apollo naked standing. Plate VI 1 – 16.
6799 Apollo naked standing, holding kabir and branch.
Gordian III AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AV K M ANTONIWC GORDIANOC, radiate, draped bust right / QECCALONIKEWN NEWKORWN, PUQ-IA, Apollo, nude, standing left holding Kabeiros & branch.
6800 Nike standing, holding kabir and palm. Common.
6801 Nike standing resting on column, holding arrow and palm; below urn with palm.
6802 Nike advancing, holding kabir and palm; in the margin – balls.
6803 Nike standing, holding ears and palm; below urn with palm, and at side – 5 balls.
6804 Trankrileina’s veiled head with turreted crown.
6805 The emperor standing in mantle, holding kabir and palm; altar below.
6806 Kabir standing, holding rhyton and club; below urn with palm.
6807 Kabir standing, holding rhyton and hammer; below at side burning altar, and at the other side – proboscis on column.
6808 Kabir standing in front of altar, holding rhyton and club.
6809 Kabir standing, holding rhyton and club; below at side urn with palm, and at the other side – proboscis.
Gordian III AE28 of Thessalonica. AVT K M ANT GORDIANOC / Kabiros, QESSALONIKEWN PUQI.
6810 Legend in 4 lines within laurel wreath.
6811 Table with urn, vase and apple or balls on it. Above ΠYΘIA, below – KABEIPIA. Plate IX 18 – 19.
6812 Table and on it – urn with palm; at side vase, and at the other side 5 balls or golden apples.
6813 Table on tripod.
6814 Square table and on it – urn with palm between apples and vase; beneath the table prize purse and vase, above – ΠYΘIA. Plate IX 18 – 19.
6815 Tripod and apples above.
Gordian III AE24 of Thessalonica. AVT K M ANTW GORDIANOC / QECCALONIKEWN NEW, tripod with 5 apples.
6816 Tripod and apples above; in the margin ΠYΘIA.
6817 Tripod between urn and vase with two handles; in the vase – palm.
6818 Tripod with coiling serpent around it and above – urn with palm. Plate XLVI 16.
6819 Tripod and above – urn with palm; in the margin ΠYΘIA.
Gordian III AE 25mm of Thessalonika in Macedonia. AV K M ANTW GORDIANOC, laureate head right / QECCALONIKEWN KABEIRIA PU-QIA, prize urn on tripod, palm inside. Cf. SNGCop 433, Mionnet 1035.
6820 Tripod and above – urn with palm; below, at side urn with palm, and at the other side – vase with palm.
6821 Tripod between prize purse and vase with two handless and above – urn with palm.
Gordian III AE25 of Thessalonica. AVT K M ANTWNIOC GORDIANOC / QECCALONIKEWN PUQIA, tripod surmounted by prize urn & palm, flanked by chepchik to left & vase to right.
6822 Urn with palm.
6823 Urn with palm; above ΠYΘIA.
6824 Urn with two palms.
6825 Urn with palm and NEΩKOPΩN KABEIPIA or NEΩKOPON OΛYMΠIA.
6826 Urn with palm and NEΩKOPON EΠINKIA.
6827 Distyle temple with kabir standing, holding rhyton and club; at each side – urn with palm.
6828 Temple with 8 columns.
Gordian III AE25 of Thessalonica, Macedonia. AV K M ANTW GORDIANOC, laureate head right / QECCALONIKEWN NEWKORWN, PVQI/A below, temple with four columns on either side & elaborate peaked roof, viewed in perpective.
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Gordian & Tranquillina

Obv: AYT K MP (sic) ANTΩC (sic) ΓOPΔIANOC.
- AYT K M ANTΩ ΓOPΔIANOC.
- AYT K M ANTNIOC (sic) ΓOPΔIANOC. Gordian’s head.
Rev: : ΘЄCCΑΛΟΝΙKH NЄOKOPOC.
6829 Tranqvillina’s veiled head, with turreted crown, imaged the goddess of Thessalonike.
6830 Woman’s veiled head with turreted crown.
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Tranquillina (wife of Gordian)

Obv: CABЄINIA (sic) TPANKYIΛΛINNA (sic) ATO (sic).
- CABINIA TPANKYIΛΛINA AΓO (sic). Her head.
Rev: ΘЄCCΑΛΟΝΙKЄΩN ΠYΘIA.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKЄΩN NЄΩKOPΩN ΠYΘIA.
6831 Apollo naked standing, holding in right hand laurel branch, resting with left hand on lyre set on column with coiling serpent around it; bow at side; below urn with 5 golden apples.
Tranquillina AE23 of Thessalonica. CABINIA TPANKVLLINA ATO, draped bust right / QECCALONIKEWN NEWKOPWN PVQIA, Apollo standing left, leaning on lyre set on column; at foot, prize crown and 5 apples. MTRK 211.
6832 Temple with 8 columns.
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Philip Senior (244 – 249 A.D.)

Obv: AY K M IOYΛIOC ΦIΛIΠΠOC.
- AY KΛ MA IOYΛ ΦIΛIΠΠOC. His head or bust.
Rev: ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKEΩN NEΩKO B ΠYΘIA.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKEΩN NEΩ or NEΩKOPΩN.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKEΩN NEΩK ΠYΘIA.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKEΩN ΠYΘIA.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKEΩN NEΩK ΠYΘIA ΔI.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKEΩN ΠYΘIA B.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKEΩN AKTIA ΠYΘIA B.
6833 Apollo and kabir extending their hand to each other; between them – two urns with palms.
6834 Apollo Pitiski naked standing, with right raised hand over his head, resting with left hand on column with coiling serpent around it, holding short spear; in front of him – urn on tripod.
6835 Apollo naked standing, with right hand holding kabir, and in left hand holding laurel branch; below urn with plam on table.
Philip I AE27 of Thessalonica. AV K M IOVLI FILIPPOC, laureate draped bust right / QECCALONIKEWN PUQIA, Apollo standing left, holding Kabeiros & branch, table to left surmounted by prize urn with palm.
6836 Apollo naked standing, holding kabir and branch; below urn with palm; in the margin B ΠYΘIA ΔI.
6837 Apollo and kabir standing; the kabir with hammer on left shoulder, and in right hand holding rhyton. Apollo naked, extending right hand towards the kabir, holdingin left hand laurel branch; below, between them urn with palm and burning altar; in the margin B.
6838 Apollo standing, holding in right hand guitar, resting with left hand on lyre. Below urn with palm and 4 balls.
6839 Nike standing, holding laurel branch and palm; below urn with palm. Plate XLVI 18.
6840 Nike advancing, holding statue of kabir and palm.
6841 Kabir standing, holding rhyton in form of capricorn and club; below, at side urn with palm, and at the other side – table with 5 golden apples or orange on it.
6842 Kabir standing, with club on left shoulder, extending his hand towards Herakles naked, who is holding club; between them – urn with palm and burning altar.
6843 Kabir with club on shoulder, giving wreath to a combatant, who is holding branch in left hand; between them – urn with palm and burning altar.
6844 Square table and on it – urn and apples; beneath the table – vase. Plate IX 18 – 19.
6845 Table and on it – urn between vase and apples; beneath the table prize purse. Plate IX 18.
Philip I AE25 of Thessalonica. AV K MA IOVL FILIPPOC, radiate draped bust right / QECCALONIKEWN PUQIA DI, four legged table surmounted by prize crown, apples & purse.
6846 Table with three urns with palms on it; base below.
6847 Urn with palm.
6848 Temple. Plate XI 25 – 30.
6849 Temple with 8 columns.
6850 Temple with many columns.
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Otacilia Severa (wife of Philip I)

Obv: OTAKIΛIA CЄBHPA AY.
- MAP OTAKI CЄBHPA AYΓ. Her head.
Rev: ΘЄCCΑΛΟΝΙKЄΩN ΦIΛIΠΠOC.
- ΘЄCCΑΛΟΝΙKЄΩN ΠYΘIA.
-#920;ЄCCΑΛΟΝΙKЄΩN NЄΩ.
6851 Apollo naked standing, holding kabir and laurel branch; below, in front of him – table with with urn with palm on it.
Otacilia Severa AE25 of Thessalonica. OTAKIOLIA CEVHPA A, draped & diademed bust right / QECCALONIKEWN NE, Apollo standing left, nude, beside a snake entwinded column, on which he rests his left elbow, holding laurel branch & bow, tripod to left surmounted by prize-crown bearing five apples. Touratsoglou 52.
6852 Apollo naked standing, holding kabir and laurel branch; below urn with palm; in the margin ΠYΘIA.
6853 Nike standing, holding nail and palm; below urn with palm.
Otacilia Severa AE 25mm of Thessalonica in Macedonia. MAP OTAKIL CEBHPA AVG, diademed draped bust right / QECCALONIKEWN NEWKORWN, Nike advancing left, Kabeiros & palm. SGI 3986, BMC 138.
6854 Man naked standing in front of altar, holding in right hand kabir.
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Philip Junior (244 – 249 A.D.)

Obv: MAP IOYΛIOC ΦIΛIΠΠOC AY.
- MAP IOYΛIOC ΦIΛIΠΠOC. His head or bust.
Rev: ΘЄCCΑΛΟΝΙKЄΩN NEΩ ΠYΘIA.
- ΘЄCCΑΛΟΝΙKЄΩN NEΩ ΠYΘIA ΔΙ.
- ΘЄCCΑΛΟΝΙKЄΩN N…
6855 Temple. Plate XI 25 – 30.
6856 Distyle temple with Apollo naked standing, holding kabir and laurel branch; in front of him – tripod and apples above. Plate XLVI 19.
Philip II as Augustus, AE25 of Thessalonika, Macedon. MAP IOVLIOC FILIPPOC AV, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right /QECCALONIKEWN, distyle shrine containing statue of Apollo Pythios holding Kabieros & branch, tripod at feet to left. AMNG 66v.
6857 Square table with urn on it; beneath the table – another urn; in the margin ΠYΘIA.
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Trajan Decius (249 – 251 AD)

Obv: AYT KAIC KYIN ΔEKIOC TPAIAN.
- AYTO KAIC KYIN TPAIANOC ΔEKIOC AYΓ. His head or bust.
Rev: ΘECCAΛONIKEWN KOΛ Δ NEWK.
- ΘECCAΛO KO MH Δ NEΩKOPOC.
6858 Two-faced Janus standing left, with right raised hand, with left hand holding his slided down dress; below faun standing with skin on shoulder. In the margin MHTPO.
6859 Four urns in square and in each urn – palm. Above Δ.
6860 EPENNIA TPOYCKIΛΛA (sic) AYΓ. Her head on crescent moon. Rev. : ΘECCAΛONIKH KOΛΩ MHT Δ NEΩKOPOC within wreath; above – 5 apples or balls.
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Herennius Etruscus (251 A.D.)

6861 AY KOYINTOC EPEN MECI ETPOYC. His head. Rev. : ΘECCAΛONIK MHT B NEΩK. Kabir standing, holding rhyton and club; at side – burning altar and half-pillar with proboscis on it; in the margin two urns for game.
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Trebonianus Gallus (251 – 253 A.D.)

6862 … ΩYIB (sic)…His radiate head. Rev. : ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKEΩN. Kabir standing, holding anvil and club; at the sides – burning altar and vase with palm.
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Valerian Senior (253 – 259 A.D.)

Obv: AYT K Π ΛΙ OYAΛEPIANOC.
- AYT K OYAΛEPIANOC. – AYT ΠΟ ΛIK OYAΛEPIANOC.
- AY K Π ΛIK OYAΛEPIANOC CEB. His head or bust.
Rev: ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKEΩN B NЄ.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKEΩN.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKH B NE.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKH MHT KOΛΩN.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKH MHT KO B NE.
6863 Nike standing, holding statue and palm.
6864 Two urns with palms.
6865 Woman in front of altar, holding kabir and cornucopiae.
6866 Tripod and above – 5 apples; urn at each side.
6867 Distyle temple and within – kabir standing, holding rhyton and hammer; burning altar at his feet, at side, and at the other side of the feet – half-pillar and proboscis; beneath the temple – star.
6868 Woman with turreted crown on her head standing, holding kabir and cornucopiae; altar below.
6869 The legend within laurel wreath.
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Gallienus (253 – 268 A.D.)

Obv: AY K ΠΟ ΛΙΚ ΓAΛΛIHNOC.
- AYT K ΠΟ ΓAΛΛIHNOC.
- AYTO K ΠΟ ΛΙ EΓ ΓAΛΛIH… - AVT K ΠΟ ΛΙ ЄΓN ΓAΛΛIHNOC (sic).
- AYT ΓAΛΛIHNOC AYΓ.
- AYT K ΠΟ ΠA (sic) ΛΙΚ ЄΓ ΓAΛΛ…
- AYT KAI ΠΟVB ΛIKINIOC ΓAΛΛIHNOC CЄB. His head or bust.
Rev: ΘЄCCAΛONIKH KOΛ MHTP.
- ΘЄCCAΛONIKH MHT KO B NЄ.
- ΘЄCCAΛONIKH KOΛ MHT B N.
- ΘЄCCAΛONIKH MH KO Γ NЄ.
- ΘЄCCAΛONIKЄΩΝ MHTPO KOΛ.
6870 Apollo standing, holding lyre set on column. Plate VI 19.
6871 Apollo naked standing, holding kabir and laurel branch.
6872 Vase with palm.
6873 Vase with palm and on the vase legend: ΠYΘIA or ΠYΘIA AKTIA.
6874 Nike standing, holding kabir and palm.
6875 Two combatants naked, contending; in the margin, at side – palm, and at the other side – wreath; below ΠYΘIA.
6876 Woman standing with hat (kalathos), holding kabir and cornucopiae.
6877 Woman standing with hat, holding kabir and cornucopiae; below burning altar; in the margin Δ.
6878 Naked young man standing, holding kabir.
6879 Young man standing between two urns with palms, holding kabir.
6880 Square table and urn and apples on it. Plate IX 19.
6881 Square table and two urns with palms on it; in the midle – apples.
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Salonina (wife of Gallienus)

Obv: KOPN or KOPNHΛΙΑ CAΛΩNEINA.
- CAΛΩNEINA AYΓ.
- KOPN CAΛONINA AYΓ.
- KOPNH CAΛΩNINA (sic) or CAΛΩNEINA AYΓ.
- KOP CAΛΩNINA AΛΓO (sic). Her head or bust.
Rev: ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKEΩN.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKH B NE.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKEΩN NEΩKOPΩN.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKH MHTPO KO.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKH MH KO B N ΠYΘIA.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKH MHTP KO B NE.
- ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKH MH KO Γ NE ΠYΘIA Δ.
6882 Nike standing, holding kabir and branch.
6883 Kabir standing, holding animal and club; altar below.
6884 Kabir standing next to altar, holding anvil and club.
6885 Kabir standing between burning altar and proboscis, holding rhyton and hammer.
6886 Tripod. Plate X 19.
6887 Tripod and above – 5 apples; in the margin ΠYΘIA.
6888 Prize urn with palm; on the urn ΠYΘIA. Plate XLV 18.
6889 Urn with palm. Sometimes above – ΠYΘIA.
6890 Distyle temple with kabir standing, holding sometimes club.
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Theodorus III Ducas (1255 – 1259)

6891 ΘEOΔOPOC Δ8KAC O AΓIOC ΔHMHTPIOC. The emperor and St. Dimitri seated, holding the Thessalonian castle; above: ΠOΛHC ΘECCΑΛΟΝΙKH. Rev. : AP M. St. Archangel Michael standing witn wings spread. 31 mm.
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See also WildWinds' Thessalonica page

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