Ancient Coinage of Lycia


[Troxell 1b]

Lycia, on the west coast of Asia Minor

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LYCIAN LEAGUE, INCERTI AND LYCIAN KOINON COINS, CITIES WITHOUT THEIR OWN PAGES AND PROVINCIAL COINAGE
BMC 1Olympos, Lycia. AR drachm, 88-84 BC. 2.56 g. Laureate head of Apollo right, quiver behind neck. / OΛYMΠH, Lyre, torch to left, sword and shield to right, all within shallow incuse square. BMC 1; Troxell LL 51-52; Waddington 3132; SNG von Aulock 4375; Noury Bey 933; Hunter 1; SNG Davis 323.TextImage
Boston 2090Olympos, Lycia. AR drachm, after 168 BC. 2.56 g. Laureate head of Apollo right. / OΛYMΠH, Lyre, branch to left, trophy to right, all within shallow incuse square. Boston 2090; Troxell LL 45,1-6; Hamburg 201.TextImage
Prospero XIII, 568Lycia, Uncertain Dynast AR stater, ca. 500-440 BC. 9.34g. Lion sitting right, head facing, left foreleg raised. / Forepart of Pegasos left with curled wing. Prospero XIII, 568. Var of SNG Berry 1174 and SNG von Aulock 4086 (both with Pegasos right).TextImage
Prospero XIII, 569Lycia, Uncertain Dynast AR stater, ca. 500-440 BC. 9.33 g. Lion standing left, devouring a leg of its prey. / Bull's head left in dotted square within incuse square. Prospero XIII, 569. Var of SNG von Aulock 4099 (has triskeles on reverse). Apparently unpublished.TextImage
Rosen 708Lycia, Uncertain Dynast AR stater, ca. 500-440 BC. 9.30g. Bearded sea-serpent left. / Bearded sea-serpent left in a dotted square border within an incuse square. Rosen 708 (this coin).TextImage
Sear SG 3576Lycia, Uncertain Mint AR Stater. ca 500 BC. Early style boar right / crude incuse punch.TextImage
Sear SG 3577Lycia, AR stater. c.500 BC, Forepart of boar left / Irregular incuse square.TextImage
Sear SG 3578Lycia, Uncertain Mint, AR Stater. (Kubernis?). ca 500-470 BC. Forepart of boar left, KVB monogram on shoulder / Irregular incuse punch. BMC 9v.TextImage
Sear SG 3579Lycia, Uncertain Mint, AR Stater. ca 490-480 BC. Forepart of boar left / incuse with two criss-crossing lines, Θ and Σ in sections. Weber 7211, BMC 13. TextImage
SNG Keckman 425Lycia, Uncertain Dynast (c.525-480 B.C.), AR Stater, 9.48g. Forepart of a winged boar to left, ΦO[I] below. / Patterned incuse square, divided into eight irregular segments resembling the form of a Maltese cross. SNG Keckman 425; SNG von Aulock 4048; Vismara II, 45; Prospero XIII, 565.TextImage
SNG vA 8467Lycia, Uncertain Dynast AR stater, ca. 500-440 BC. 9.30g. Sphinx sitting left, right foreleg raised. / Crab within incuse. SNG von Aulock 8467; Prospero XIII, 567.TextImage
Troxell 1bLycia, Lycian League AE Quadruple Unit. 168 BC-43 AD. Head of Bellerophon facing / ΛYKIΩN, chimaera walking right. Troxell I, 1; Babelon 22 in RN 1893; BMC plate 44, 14 (this coin); Robert 4 in RN 1977. TextImage
CLAUDIUS
RPC 3334Claudius, AR drachm, Lycian League. 43 AD, uncertain mint. 2.43 g. TIBEΡIOΣ KΛAYΔIOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ, laureate head right / ΓEΡMANIKOΣ AYTOKΡATΩΡ Λ-Y, lyre. RPC 3334. Troxell C 1.2.TextImage
RPC 3342Claudius, AE30, Lycian League. AD 41-54. TIBEΡIOΣ KΛAYΔIOΣ KAIΣAΡ ΣEBAΣTOΣ, bare head left, countermark "P" in circular incuse / ΠATHΡ ΠATΡIΔOΣ ΓEΡMANIKOΣ AYTOKΡATΩΡ, distyle temple, eagle in pediment, cult image of Artemis Eleuthera standing front within. RPC I 3342; Troxell C9.TextImage
DOMITIAN
RPC 1502Domitian AR Drachm of Lycia. Year 14 = 95 AD. AVT KAIC ΔOMITIANOC CEBACTOC ΓEΡM, laureate head right / ETOYC IΔ YΠATOY IZ, lyre, branch at right.TextImage
RPC 1503Domitian AR Drachm of Lycia. Year 14 = 95 AD. AVT KAIC ΔOMITIANOC CEBACTOC ΓEΡM, laureate head right / ETOYC IΔ YΠATOY IZ, owl perched on two lyres.TextImage
NERVA
BMC 6 varNerva AR Drachm of Lycia. Year 3 = 97 AD. AYT NEΡOYAC KAICAΡ CEBACTH, laureate head right / YΠATOY TΡITOY, one lyre, olive branch to right. BMC 6 var (this reverse listed for Domitian). TextImage
TRAJAN
BMC 6 varTrajan AR Drachm of Lycia. Dated 98-99 AD. AYT KAIC NEΡ TΡAIANOC CEB ΓEΡM, laureate head right / ΔHM EΞ YΠAT B, single lyre with four strings, branch to left. BMC 6 var (Domitian). Unpublished for Trajan.TextImage
BMC 10Trajan AR Drachm of Lycia. Dated 98-99 AD. AYT KAIC NEΡ TΡAIANOC CEB ΓEΡM, laureate head right / ΔHMEX YΠAT B, owl standing right, one leg on each of two lyres.TextImage
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BMC 11Trajan AR Drachm of Lycia. Dated 98-99 AD. AYT KAIC NEΡ TΡAIANOC CEB ΓEΡM, laureate head right / ΔHMEX YΠAT B, owl standing right, one leg on each of two lyres, pellet between. BMC 11, SGI 1046.TextImage
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