Mithridates Silver Tetradrachm
Silver tetradrachm from Pontus, reign of Mithridates VI Eupator, 120-63 BCE. O: Head of Mithridates. R: Stag.
Monetary Networks in Graeco-Roman Antiquity
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Naxos Silver Tetradrachm
Silver tetradrachm from Naxos, Sicily, c. 460 BCE. O: Head of Dionysos. R: Ithyphallic Silenos holding a cantharus.
Persian Gold Daric
Gold daric from Persia, kingdom of Achaemenids, 5th-4th century BCE. O: King with bow and quiver. R: Incuse oblong.
Persian Silver Siglos
Silver siglos from Persia, kingdom of Achaemenids, 5th-4th century BCE. O: King with bow and quiver. R: Incuse oblong...
A bronze sestertius from the reign of Roman Emperor Pertinax (183 CE).
Pheneos Silver Stater
Silver stater from Pheneos, Arcadia, c. 350 BCE. O: Head of Demeter. R: Hermes with caduceus and the infant Arcas.
A coin depicting Roman general and statesman Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus, Pompey the Great. The reverse side shows Neptune...
Poseidonian Silver Stater
Silver stater from Poseidonia, Lucania, 520 BCE. O: Poseidon with trident. (R: as obverse but incuse).
Rhodes Silver Didrachm
Silver didrachm from Rhodes, Caria, 304-166 BCE. O: Head of Helios. R: Rose.