Ancient Coinage of Phrygia, Amorion - Amorium

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BMC 10Amorium, Phrygia, AE20, semi-autonomous issue. AD 138-161 or 161-180. Magistrate Sertoros Antonios. 5 g. AMOΡIANΩN, draped bust of Serapis left, polos on head. / EΠI CEΡTOΡOC ANTΩNIOY, Isis front, looking left, wearing lotus headdress and holding sistrum and situla. BMC 10; SNG Tuebingen 3931; Imhoof KM 15; Engel 22 in RN 1884.TextImage
BMC 12Amorium, Phrygia. AE22 semi-autonomous issue. AD 161-212. Magistrate Timaios. BOYΛH, laureate and veiled bust of Boule right. / EΠI TIMAIOY AMOΡIANΩN, Athena standing right, holding spear and resting left hand on shield at her side. BMC 12; Katsari N1-N3; Berlin 8816; Afyonkarahisar Museum 1987.TextImage
BMC 14Amorion, Phrygia, AE20, semi-autonomous issue, AD 140-268. IEΡA BOYΛH, laureate head of Boule right with slight drapery. / AMOΡIANΩN, river-god Knepeleos reclining left, holding reed and resting left arm on an overturned urn. BMC 14; Imhoof FG 349; Mionnet IV, 136.TextImage
Imhoof KM 1Amorium, Phrygia. AE20. 200-1 BC. Laureate head of Zeus right. / AMOΡI-ANΩN, eagle standing left on thunderbolt, wings closed, caduceus over shoulder. MAΡ monogram im left field, AΣ in right field. Imhoof KM 1; SNG Cop 115; Hoover HGC 652; Katsari A55.TextImage
Katsari N26Amorion, Phrygia, AE25. Time of Marcus Aurelius, AD 161-180. 7.95 g. ΔHMOC ΡΩMAIΩN, unbearded, diademed head of Demos right / AMOΡIANΩN, Nemesis standing facing, head left, right hand to mouth, holding corn-ears in lowered left hand, wheel at feet to left. Katsari N26 (this coin); Kurth Demos 273 corr.TextImage
Koehler-Osbahr 416Amorium, Phrygia. AE18, semi-autonomous issue, AD 193-235. 5.12 g. BOYΛH, laureate, veiled and draped bust of Boule right. / AMOΡIANΩN, eagle standing right on thunderbolt, head left. Duisbgerg Museum, Köhler-Osbahr 416, otherwise unpublished.TextImage
Lindgren III 555Amorium, Phrygis, AE21, AD 177-192. 4.49 g. Draped bust of Serapis right, with polos on head. / AMOΡIANΩN, Herakles standing right, looking left, holding apple and resting left hand on club. Lindgren III 555; Afyon 945; Bricault Amorium 4.TextImage
Mueller 135Amorion, Phrygia, AE28, 4.29 gr. EΠI AΛA..TΩN IOYΛO, helmeted, draped bust of Roma right, somewhat barbarous / ...NΠ-ΡOΣ AMOΡIΩN, clasped hands. Mueller Coll. 135; BMC 16-18 var (obv. legend). Probably unpublished.TextImage
Naville 21, 322Amorium, Phrygia, AE20, semi-autonomous issue, ca. AD 161-180. 4.51g. ΔHMOC, laureate head of Demos right / AMOΡIANΩN, Demeter standing left, holding corn-ears and torch. Kurth Demos 892; Naville 21, lot 322. Otherwise unpublished.TextImage
Righetti IV, 427Amorion, Phrygia. AE13, semi-autonomous issue, ca AD 200-300. 1.99 g. Radiate head of Helios right. / AMOΡIANΩN, crescent and star. Righetti Coll IV, 427.TextImage
Savoca 29, 238Amorion, Phrygia. AE13, semi-autonomous issue, ca AD 200-300. 1.83 g. Radiate and draped bust of Helios left, harpa (?) before. / AMOΡIANΩN, crescent and two stars, bucranium below. Savoca 29, 238.TextImage
SNG Righetti 1136Amorion, Phrygia. AE23, 1st century BC. 7.25 g. Laureate head of Zeus right. / AMOΡI-ANΩN KΛEAΡ beneath and to right of eagle standing right on thunderbolt, caduceus over shoulder. AΡ monogram in left field. SNG Righetti 1136; Imhoof KM 3; Righetti Coll. IV, 424; Weber 7008.TextImage
SNG vA 3395Amorion, Phrygia, AE 24mm. AD 193-211. ΘEA ΡΩMH, Helmeted bust of Roma right / EΠI ΓAIOYA-AMOΡIANΩN, clasped hands. SNG Fitz. 4922; Imhoof KM 24; SNG vA 3395; SNG Munich 83; BMC 16.TextImage
Waddington 5604Amorium, Phrygia, AE20, semi-autonomous issue. AD 138-161 or 161-180. 4.77 g. Draped bust of Serapis left, polos on head. / AMOΡIANΩN, Isis standing front, looking left, wearing lotus headdress and holding sistrum and situla. Waddington 5604; SNG vA 3394; SNRIS Amorium 2.TextImage
RPC 3233Augustus, AE21 of Amorium, Phrygia. 27 BC-AD 14. 5.7 g. Magistrate Alexandros. CEBACTOC, bare head right, lituus before head. / AΛEΞANΔΡOC AMOΡIANΩN, eagle standing right, caduceus over shoulder. RPC I 3233; BMC 23; Paris 287-287A; Imhoof KM 7; SNG Cop. 29; SNG von Aulock 3398 and 8322; Mionner Supp. VII,98.TextImage
RPC 3236Caligula, AE of Amorion, Phrygia. 37-41 AD. 6.39 g. ΓAIOΣ KAIΣAΡ, bare head right / EΠI ΣIΛOYANOY KAI IOYΣTOY OYIYANIΩN, eagle standing right on club, holding caduceus, monogram to right. RPC 3236; BMC 27.TextImage
RPC 3237Claudius AE18 of Amorion, Phrygia. Magistrates Pedon and Katon. TI KΛAYΔIOC ΓEΡMANIKOC KAICAΡ, bare head right / EΠI ΠEΔΩNOC KAI KATΩNOC, AMΠ monogram above eagle standing right bearing caduceus. Lindgren 878. TextImage
RPC 1420Vespasian, AE 22 mm of Amorium, Phrygia. 69-79 AD. L. Vipsanios Silvanos, magistrate. 8.64 g. OYEΣΠAΣIANOΣ KAIΣAΡ, Laureate head of Vespasian right / EΠI Λ OYIΨANIOY ΣIΛOYANOY, tetrastyle temple containing altar. RPC 1420; SNG von Aulock 3402; SNG Cop 123; BMC 32-33; Price & Trell 330.TextImage
RPC 1423Vespasian, AE23 of Amorion, Phrygia. AD 69-79. Magistrate L. Antonius Longinus. OYEΣΠAΣIANON KAIΣAΡ, laureate head right, AM monogram beneath neck. / EΠI Λ ANTΩNIOY ΛONΓEINOY, eagle standing left on spear. RPC II 1423; SNG von Aulock 3405; Righetti Coll IV, 429; Lindgren III A556A.TextImage
BMC 37Septimius Severus, AE24 of Amorium, Phrygia. AD 193-211. 7.2 g. C CEOYHΡOC AYΓOYOCT, laureate head right. / AMOΡIANΩN, eagle standing front, head right, wings spread, on garlanded altar between two standards. BMC 37; Paris FG301; Waddington 5617; Lightfoot Amorium Finds P2-P3.TextImage
Paris R3854Septimius Severus, AE29 of Amorium, Phrygia. AD 193-211. 12.12 g. AYT K Λ CEΠT CEOYEΡOC, laureate head right. / AMOΡIANΩN, emperor on horse prancing right, holding spear with point upwards. Paris R3854.TextImage
Leu 18, 2009Julia Domna, AE24 of Amorium, Phrygia, AD 193-217. 6.91 g. IOYΛIA AYΓOYCTA, draped bust right. / AMO-ΡIA-NΩN in three lines within wreath. Unpublished. Leu 18, 2009.TextImage
Mabbott 1878Julia Domna, AE25 of Amorium, Phrygia, AD 193-217. 7.78 g. IOYΛIA AYΓOYCTA, draped bust right. / AMOΡIANΩN, Nemesis standing left, plucking chiton from neck, holding bridle in lowered left hand, wheel at foot left. Mabbott 1878.TextImage
Naville 34, 163Julia Domna, AE26 of Amorium, Phrygia. AD 193-217. 8.68 g. IOYΛIA AYΓOYCTA, draped bust right. / AMOΡIANΩN, Hygieia standing right, feeding serpent in arms, facing Asklepios, standing front, leaning on serpent-entwined staff. Unpublished reverse for Julia Domna, not in any SNG, Lightfoot, Mionnet, Paris, Imhoof etc. Naville Numismatics 34, 163.TextImage
SNG vA 8232Julia Domna, AE of Amorion, Phrygia. AD 211-217. Magistrate Antonios Jukundos. 8.26 g. IOYΛIOY AYΓOYCTOY, draped bust right. / EΠI AN-TΩNIOY-IOYKOYN-AMOΡIA-NΩN-AΡX, legend in six lines within wreath. SNG von Aulock 8323; Franke KZR 193.TextImage
Imhoof KM 17Caracalla, AE33 of Amorium, Phrygia. AD 198-217. AYT K M AYΡ CEOYH ANTΩNINOC AY, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / AMOΡIANΩN, Roma Nikephoros seated left, holding Nike and spear. Imhoof KM 17.TextImage
Stoll 19Caracalla, AE37 of Amorium, Phrygia. AD 198-217. 21.01 g. AVT K M AVΡ CEOVHΡ ANTΩNINOC AV, laureate and cuirassed bust right / AMOΡIANΩN, Herakles standing left, right foot on rock, wielding club in right hand and pulling back one head of the hydra, whose tail is coiled around his right leg. Brauer type 3 and Voegtli type 2 (unlisted for this city); Stoll 19 (this coin); otherwise unpublished.TextImage
BMC 53Geta, AE of Amorium, Phrygia. Π CEΠ ΓETAC KAICAΡ, draped bust right / AMOΡIANΩN, Zeus seated left, holding thunderbolt and sceptre. BMC 53; Weber 7016; Mionnet IV 142; SNG von Aulock 3418.TextImage
BMC 57Geta, AE28 of Amorion, Phrygia. AD 209-212. ΓETAC AYΓOYCTOC, laureate head right. / AMOΡIANΩN, Nemesis standing front, looking left, holding bridle and drawing out the neck of her robe, wheel at foot. BMC 57; Righetti Coll IV, 430.TextImage
BMC 58Geta, AE25 of Amorium, Phrygia. AD 209-212. 9.91 g. Magistrate Antonios. 9.91 g. ΓETAC AYΓOYCTOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right. / EΠI ANTΩNIOY AMOΡIANΩN AΡX, Dionysos, naked, standing left, holding thyrsos, panther at foot, Pan standing left behind him, holding nebris and pedum. BMC 58; Imhoof RSN 177; Berlin 8868; Katsari Amorium T2-T4.TextImage
SNG von Aulock 3419vGeta AE28 of Amorium, Phrygia. . ΓETAC AYΓOYCTOC, laureate bust right / AMOΡIANΩN, Nemesis, richly draped, standing front, head left, wheel beside her, holding bridle in left hand, raising with right hand fold of drapery under her chin. SNG von Aulock 3419 var. (Nemesis winged); BMC 57. TextImage
See also: Entry for Amorium on the Digital Historia Numorum