Antioch, Roman Provincial , Municipal Coinage, Fall 48 - Spring 47 B.C.
The is similar to a group of countermarks from Antioch, Chalkis, Laodicaea, Seleukia, and , all cities controlled by (except for Antioch, which nevertheless appears to have issued coins for Antony and ). Richard notes, "it now seems likely that the portrays , and was used to mark coins circulating in the Syro-Phoenician territories which were given to her by ." Older references identified the as .RY84165. Bronze AE 23, 43; 4216; p. 155, 35; -; : p. 74, note 25, VF, green , earthen deposits, , 11.436 g, maximum 23.3 mm, 0o, Antioch (Antakya, Turkey) mint, 48 - 47 B.C.; laureate of Zeus right, : right ( ?) in an oval punch; ANTIOXEΩN THΣ MHTPOΠOΛΩΣ, Zeus seated left holding and , date IΘ below; $225.00 (€200.25)
, 16 January 27 B.C. - 19 August 14 A.D.,
This coin was struck for at the Rome mint in 7 A.D under the supervision of the triumvir monetales P. Lurius . This is found on coin types struck beginning as late as 23 A.D. and one example is with a TIB IM ( ) . From these examples we can conclude the was applied during the reign of , between 23 A.D. and Mar 37 A.D. attributes this to Inferior. also lists an unofficial imitative of this .CM84115. Bronze as, 624 (same on ), 213 (c/m on ), 427, 90; : 43c (same coin , c/m on , coin , VF, 10.061 g, maximum 28.1 mm, 180o, Rome mint, 7 A.D.; TRIBVNIC POT, right, : in a c. 12 mm x 9 mm rectangular punch ( 43c); P LVRIVS , around large S C; $90.00 (€80.10)
Jerusalem, , X Fretensis Countermarks, c. 68 - 132 A.D.
The and the galley were emblems of the tenth legion Fretensis, stationed in and around Jerusalem.CM38681. Bronze AE 26,
802, countermarks F, 10.974 g, maximum 25.9 mm, ? profile visible, LXF ; galley and LXF countermarks; ; SOLD
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