IONIA:MAGNESIA AD MAEANDRUM, 155 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Artemis. Apollo. NGC. Ch AU. 4/5. 4/5.

Ancient Coins - IONIA:MAGNESIA AD MAEANDRUM, 155 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Artemis. Apollo. NGC. Ch AU. 4/5. 4/5.
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IONIAMAGNESIA  AD MAEANDRUM
Silver  Tetradrachm (32mm, 16.30 gm.) Magnesia ad Maeandrum , 155-145 B.C. under the magistrate Erognetos son of Zopyrion.
Diademed bust of Artemis to right, with bow and quiver at her shoulder. 
ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ / ΗΡΟΓΝΗΤΟΣ / ΖΟΠΥΡΙΩΝΟΣ Apollo standing left on maeander pattern,  holding filleted laurel branch with his right hand and leaning his left elbow on  a tripod behind him; all within laurel wreath.
Reference:   Jones 27. SNG von Aulock 7921. 



Situated south-east of Ephesus, on a tributary of the Maeander, Magnesia  was originally founded from Thessaly but was re-established by colonists from  Miletos in the 7th century B.C.  
 

 


Ancient Coins - IONIA:MAGNESIA AD MAEANDRUM, 155 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Artemis. Apollo. NGC. Ch AU. 4/5. 4/5.
Ancient Coins - IONIA:MAGNESIA AD MAEANDRUM, 155 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Artemis. Apollo. NGC. Ch AU. 4/5. 4/5.
Ancient Coins - IONIA:MAGNESIA AD MAEANDRUM, 155 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Artemis. Apollo. NGC. Ch AU. 4/5. 4/5.
Ancient Coins - IONIA:MAGNESIA AD MAEANDRUM, 155 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Artemis. Apollo. NGC. Ch AU. 4/5. 4/5.
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