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Half-stater

Definition
An ancient denomination with the value of 1/2 stater
Type
Denomination, Concept

Aetolian League

Definition
The Aetolian League was a confederation of tribal communities and cities in ancient Greece centered in Aetolia in central Greece.
Type
Organization, Concept

Ahmed I

Definition
Ahmed I (Ottoman Turkish: احمد اول Aḥmed-i evvel; Turkish: I. Ahmed) was the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire from 1603 until his death in 1617.
Type
Person, Concept

Ishaq ibn Ahmad

Definition
Ishaq ibn Ahmad (usurper ) (301/914) was the great uncle of Nasr II [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nasr_II ] who lead a brief revolt which failed.
Type
Person, Concept

Cranii

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Cranii on Cephallenia, Elis.
Type
Mint, Concept

Sa’adian Sherifs

Definition
The Saadi dynasty or Saadian dynasty was a dynasty of Arab descent that ruled Morocco from 1554 to 1659.
Type
Family, Concept

Herbert Gronwalt

Definition
Appointed Mintmaster for Cologne (City), Germany, in December 1574 following the death of his uncle Ludwig Gronwalt who held the position at that time. Herbert Gronwalt died in the middle of 1602. Lit.: Alfred Noss, Die Münzen der Städte Köln und Neuss: 1474-1794 (1926), pp. 47-49, 78, 120.
Type
Person, Concept

Dekonkion

Definition
An ancient denomination with the value of 10 onkia
Type
Denomination, Concept

Albrecht Scholderer

Definition
Mintmaster in Stuttgart, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany from 1501 to 1513. Lit.: U. Klein and A. Raff, Die Württembergischen Münzen von 1373 - 1693 (1993), p. 41
Type
Person, Concept

Derbe

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Derbe in Lycaonia.
Type
Mint, Concept

Herodotos (I)

Definition
An individual who issued coins at the ancient city of Abdera, 492-473/470 BC. See J. May, The Coinage of Abdera (540-345 B.C.) (London, 1966), pp. 44-48.
Type
Person, Concept

Antiocheia (Cebren)

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Antiocheia (Cebren) in Troas.
Type
Mint, Concept

Andreas Hübner

Definition
Mintmaster in Stuttgart, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany from 1604/05 to ? and in Christophstal before 1622. Lit.: U. Klein and A. Raff, Die Württembergischen Münzen von 1373 - 1693 (1993), p. 109, 122
Type
Person, Concept

Irnthii

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Irnthii in Campania.
Type
Mint, Concept

Hans Putzer

Definition
Mintmaster in Nürnberg (Nuremberg), Franconia, Germany from 1616 to 1618 and then from 1620 to ca. 1630. Lit.: Hans-Jörg Kellner, Die Münzen der Freien Reichsstadt Nürnberg (1957), p. 171
Type
Person, Concept

Eusebes

Definition
Magistrate attested on the Alexander coinage of Chios, c. 190-165 BC. See M. J. Price, Coinage in the Name of Alexander the Great and Philip Arrhidaeus (London/Zurich, 1994), no. 2429
Type
Person, Concept

Barby

Definition
The mint(s) at the City of Barby, National State of Saxony-Anhalt (German: Sachsen-Anhalt), Germany.
Type
Mint, Concept

Oliver's Orchard Hoards

Definition
The Oliver's Orchard Hoards were a Third Century Roman series of hoards within the same context discovered in 1983 near Colchester, Essex, UK (near Roman Camulodunum).
Type
Hoard, Concept

Pisae

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Pisae in Etruria.
Type
Mint, Concept

Trite

Definition
An ancient denomination with the value of 1/3 stater
Type
Denomination, Concept

Asklapon

Definition
Several times attested as third magistrate in Athens, first in 119/118 BC [issue 46], again in 116/115 BC [issue 49], 113/112 BC [issue 52], and in 111/110 BC [issue 54]. Most probably it is the same person abbreviated as ΑΣΚ, ΑΣΚΛΑ, ΑΣΚΛΑΠΩΝ: See M. Thompson, The New Style Silver Coinage of Athens (1961) nos. 571, 574-577, nos. 619, 621-622, nos. 677, and nos. 706-707 / issues 46, 49, 52 and 54 (commentary on p. 555 f.); C. Habicht, Zu den Münzmagistraten der Silberprägung des Neuen Stils, Chiron 21, 1991, p. 5 (119/118, 116/115, 113/112 and 111/110 BC); Prosopographia Attica 2582 and 2583; P. M. Fraser – E. Matthews, A Lexicon of Greek Personal Names II Attica (1994) p. 73 s. v. Asklapon, no. 1; W. Leschhorn, Lexikon der Aufschriften auf griechischen Münzen II (2009) p. 376 s. v. Asklapon.
Type
Person, Concept

Pentagram 1 (Republican Moneyer)

Definition
Symbol of Roman Republican issuing authority, c. 209 BCE
Type
Person, Concept

Oricus

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Oricus in Illyricum.
Type
Mint, Concept

Cotys I of Bosporus

Definition
Tiberius Julius Cotys I Philocaesar Philoromaios Eusebes, also known as Cotys I or Kotys I was a prince and Roman client king of the Bosporan Kingdom.
Type
Person, Concept

Alexander Jannaeus

Definition
Alexander Jannaeus (also known as Alexander Jannai/Yannai; Hebrew: אלכסנדר ינאי) was king of Judea from 103 BC to 76 BC.
Type
Person, Concept

Tamaniu

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Tamaniu in Hispania
Type
Mint, Concept

Masud I

Definition
Mas'ud I of Ghazni (Persian: مسعود غزنوی‎), known as Amīr-i Shahīd (امیر شهید; "the martyr king"), was sultan of the Ghaznavid Empire from 1030 to 1040.
Type
Person, Concept

Egypt

Definition
The modern nation state of Egypt
Type
Region, Concept

Epiphanes of Commagene

Definition
Gaius Julius Archelaus Antiochus Epiphanes, also known as Julius Archelaus Epiphanes; Epiphanes; Gaius Julius Antiochus Epiphanes or simply known as Gaius was an influential prince of the Kingdom of Commagene, who lived in the 1st century.
Type
Person, Concept

Dium

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Dium in Macedon.
Type
Mint, Concept

Caduceus 2 (Republican Moneyer)

Definition
Symbol of Roman Republican issuing authority, c. 211-208 BCE
Type
Person, Concept

Gaius Publilius, Roman Quaestor

Definition
Quaestor who issued coins in Macedonia, probably in the 160s BC.
Type
Person, Concept

Celtitan

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Celtitan in Hispania
Type
Mint, Concept

Agathokles

Definition
An individual who issued coins at the ancient city of Byzantium, 3rd cent. BC. See E. Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion I. Autonome Prägung (Berlin, 1970), p. 145, n. 1233.
Type
Person, Concept

Hieron

Definition
Third magistrate attested in Athens in 111/110 BC: See M. Thompson, The New Style Silver Coinage of Athens (1961) nos. 706, 685 (drachm) / issue 54 (p. 569); C. Habicht, Zu den Münzmagistraten der Silberprägung des Neuen Stils, Chiron 21, 1991, p. 5 (111/110 BC); P. M. Fraser – E. Matthews, A Lexicon of Greek Personal Names II Attica (1994) p. 233 s. v. Hieron, no. 14 (maybe Hieron[ymos?]); W. Leschhorn, Lexikon der Aufschriften auf griechischen Münzen II (2009) p. 565 s. v. Hieron.
Type
Person, Concept

Thermae Himerenses

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Thermae Himerenses in Sicily.
Type
Mint, Concept

Islands between Africa and Sicily

Definition
The region of Islands between Africa and Sicily in Africa as defined in B.V. Head, Historia Numorum (2nd ed., Oxford, 1911).
Type
Region, Concept

Eusebeia

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Eusebeia in Cappadocia.
Type
Mint, Concept

A. Postumius Albinus

Definition
Roman Republican Moneyer, c. 81 BC
Type
Person, Concept

Antan(…)

Definition
An individual who issued coins at the ancient city of Perinthus, after 280 BC. See E. Schönert, Die Münzprägung von Perinthos (Berlin, 1965), p. 94, n. 20.
Type
Person, Concept

Dionysios

Definition
First magistrate attested in Athens in 67/66 BC [Thompson issue 96]. From Pallene. Belongs to the same family as his colleague Demostratos (father-son-relationship): See M. Thompson, The New Style Silver Coinage of Athens (1961) nos. 1246-1247 / her issue 96 (p. 561; C. Habicht, Zu den Münzmagistraten der Silberprägung des Neuen Stils, Chiron 21, 1991, pp. 6 and 15 (67/66 BC, his issue 98); P. M. Fraser – E. Matthews, A Lexicon of Greek Personal Names II Attica (1994) p. 125 s. v. Dionysios, no. 620; W. Leschhorn, Lexikon der Aufschriften auf griechischen Münzen II (2009) p. 457 s. v. Dionysios.
Type
Person, Concept

Peltae

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Peltae in Phrygia.
Type
Mint, Concept

Xerxes I of Persia

Definition
Xerxes I (Old Persian: 𐎧𐏁𐎹𐎠𐎼𐏁𐎠 Xšayaṛša (Khshāyarsha) "ruling over heroes", Greek Ξέρξης Xérxēs; 519–465 BC), called Xerxes the Great, was the fifth king of kings of the Achaemenid dynasty of Persia. Like his father and predecessor Darius I, he ruled the empire at its territorial apex. He ruled from 486 BC until his assassination in 465 BC at the hands of Artabanus, the commander of the royal bodyguard.
Type
Person, Concept

Hekat(…)

Definition
An individual who issued coins at the ancient city of Abdera, 520/515-492 BC. See J. May, The Coinage of Abdera (540-345 B.C.) (London, 1966), pp. 44-48.
Type
Person, Concept

Q. Rustius

Definition
Roman moneyer operating under the authority of Augustus.
Type
Person, Concept

Italia

Definition
The state formed by the insurgent Italian allies in the Social War against Rome, 91-88 BC
Type
Organization, Concept

Sulayman ibn Muhammad

Definition
Mulay Slimane or Suleiman (Arabic: مولاي سليمان‎) was the Sultan of Morocco from 1792 to 1822.
Type
Person, Concept

Usamah ibn Zayd

Definition
Magistrate known from glassware.
Type
Person, Concept

Timokrates

Definition
Magistrate attested on the Alexander coinage of Chios, c. 190-165 BC. See M. J. Price, Coinage in the Name of Alexander the Great and Philip Arrhidaeus (London/Zurich, 1994), no. 2431
Type
Person, Concept

Le(…)

Definition
An individual who issued coins at the ancient city of Perinthus, after 280 BC. See E. Schönert, Die Münzprägung von Perinthos (Berlin, 1965), p. 93, nos. 9-13.
Type
Person, Concept

Heraea

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Heraea in Arcadia.
Type
Mint, Concept

Surraq

Definition
Surraq or DAWRAQ (or Dawraq al-Fors), name of a district (kūra; Moqaddasī, pp. 406-07), also known as Sorraq, and of a town that was sometimes its chef-lieu in medieval Islamic times.
Type
Mint, Concept

Eppius

Definition
Roman Republican Moneyer, c. 47 BC, 44 BC
Type
Person, Concept

Peter Nießmann

Definition
Appointed Mintmaster in Recklinghausen, Germany, on 1 September 1662. Nießmann presented his appointment letter to the Assay Commission in May 1664. It appears that Peter Nießmann was the underage son of the Lünen Mintmaster Reiner Nießmann, and it was the father that carried the responsibility. Lit.: Alfred Noss, Die Münzen der Erzbischöfe von Köln 1547-1794 (1925) p. 247.
Type
Person, Concept

9 Solidus

Definition
Roman denomination equivalent in value to 9 solidi.
Type
Denomination, Concept

Abu al-'Abbas Muhammad

Definition
Muhammad I Abu 'l-Abbas was the fifth emir of the Aghlabids in Ifriqiya (ruled 841–856).
Type
Person, Concept

Roman Numismatics

Definition
The study of the coins, other numismatic items and numismatic history of the Ancient Roman World.
Type
Field of Numismatics, Concept

Polygnotos

Definition
Magistrate attested on the Alexander coinage of Cyme, c. 188-170 BC. See M. J. Price, Coinage in the Name of Alexander the Great and Philip Arrhidaeus (London/Zurich, 1994), no. 1639
Type
Person, Concept

Delphi

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Delphi in Phocis.
Type
Mint, Concept

Naulochus

Definition
The small port and harbour of Naulochos in Ionia located between Myus and Priene.
Type
Mint, Concept

Aurelius Sokrates

Definition
Strategos in Cyzicus/Mysia during the reign of Elagabalus. His name appears on coins issued in combination with his title of Strategos: RPC VI (online) Temp. no. 3730. Lit.: W. Leschhorn, Lexikon der Aufschriften auf griechischen Münzen II (2009) p. 825 s. v. Sokrates (AD 218-222).
Type
Person, Concept

Michael I Rangabe

Definition
The Byzantine Michael I Rangabe.
Type
Person, Concept

Gandersheim

Definition
The mint(s) at the City of Gandersheim, also site of Gandersheim Abbey, founded in AD 852, Lower Saxony (German: Niedersachsen), Germany.
Type
Mint, Concept

Visigothic Numismatics

Definition
The study of the Coinage of the Visigoths from the 5th to early 8th century AD.
Type
Field of Numismatics, Concept

Ukhssepddimi

Definition
Dynast in the ancient region of Lycia from approximately 400–380 BC. See K. Konuk, ‘On Some New Lycian Coin Types’ Philia: International Journal of Ancient Mediterranean Studies 2 (2016), pp. 20-7, Figs. 1-3
Type
Person, Concept

State

Definition
A state is a polity that is typically established as a centralized organization.
Type
Role, Concept

Methymna

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Methymna on Lesbos.
Type
Mint, Concept

Diodotus II of Bactria

Definition
Diodotus II was a Graeco-Bactrian king who succeeded his father and ruled in the mid third century BCE.
Type
Person, Concept

Britannia

Definition
The region of Britannia as defined in Head (1911)
Type
Region, Concept

Otobesken

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Otobesken in Hispania
Type
Mint, Concept

Lübeck

Definition
The mint(s) at the of the Hansestadt Lübeck, National State of Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.
Type
Mint, Concept

Indian Numismatics

Definition
The study of the coinage of the Indian subcontinent from the ancient to the modern.
Type
Field of Numismatics, Concept

Johann von Lomgrae

Definition
Mint Official in Deutz, a city in Germany, in 1617 (in 1617 he signed a list of coins struck for the Archbishopric Cologne with "Johann vom Lomgrae, churf. [kurfürstlicher] Wardein". Lit.: Alfred Noss, Die Münzen der Erzbischöfe von Köln 1547-1794 (1925) p. 151.
Type
Person, Concept

Friedrich Wendels

Definition
Mintmaster in Deutz, Germany, in 1693, and in Bonn from 1698 to 1728. He also struck coins in the Cologne circle mint for the abbot of Werden and Helmstedt in 1696 and 1698, and for the count of Waldeck in 1695. Friedrich Wendels was listed as a Silversmith in 1693, and was enrolled as Unverdienter on 5 August 1657. He died on 26 August 1728. Lit.: Alfred Noss, Die Münzen der Erzbischöfe von Köln 1547-1794 (1925) pp. 284, 338, 427; Wolfgang Scheffler, Goldschmiede Rheinland-Westfalens - Aachen - Köln (1973) n. 1548 pp. 541-542.
Type
Person, Concept

al-Hafiz b. al-Hasan

Definition
Abdelhafid of Morocco (or Mulai Abdelhafid) (Arabic: عبد الحفيظ‎) was the Sultan of Morocco from 1908 to 1912.
Type
Person, Concept

Bergaeus of Thrace

Definition
Bergaios or Bergaeus (Greek: Βεργαῖος), 400 – 350 BC, was a Thracian king in the Pangaian region. He is known mainly from the several types of coins that he struck, which resemble those of Thasos. His authencity is still discussed, maybe the coins were minted by the city Berge.
Type
Person, Concept

Apollonis

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Apollonis in Lydia.
Type
Mint, Concept

Phraates IV of Parthia

Definition
Phraates III, was King of Kings of the Parthian Empire from 37 to 2 BC. He was appointed successor to the throne in 37 BC, after the death of his brother Pacorus I. He soon murdered his father and all his brothers.
Type
Person, Concept

P. Fonteius Capito

Definition
Roman Republican Moneyer, c. 55 BC
Type
Person, Concept

Deonysas

Definition
An individual who issued coins at the ancient city of Abdera, 473/470-449/448 BC. See J. May, The Coinage of Abdera (540-345 B.C.) (London, 1966), pp. 44-48.
Type
Person, Concept

Corroded

Definition
Corroded: most of the surface is corroded or the entire surface is covered with small to medium-sized depressions or incrustations. According to "Abnutzung und Korrosion: Bestimmmungstafeln zur Bearbeitung von Fundmünzen = Usure et corrosion. (1995). Lausanne." (OCLC 174260520).
Type
Corrosion, Concept

Beuibon ?

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Beuibon ? in Hispania
Type
Mint, Concept

Cherusci

Definition
The Cherusci were an early Germanic people that inhabited parts of the plains and forests of northwestern Germany, in the area possibly near present-day Hanover, during the first centuries BC and AD.
Type
Organization, Concept

Esbus

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Esbus in Arabia.
Type
Mint, Concept

Ariarathes X of Cappadocia

Definition
Ariarathes X, surnamed Eusebes Philadelphos, "Pious, brother-loving" (Ancient Greek: Ἀριαράθης Εὐσεβής Φιλάδελφος, Ariaráthēs Eusebḗs Philádelphos), was the king of Cappadocia from c. 42 BC to 36 BC. He was of Persian and Greek ancestry. His father was King Ariobarzanes II of Cappadocia and his mother was Queen Athenais. He became king after his brother Ariobarzanes III Philoromaios was killed.
Type
Person, Concept

Johann Valentin Vay

Definition
Mint administrator in Stuttgart, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany 1622. Lit.: U. Klein and A. Raff, Die Württembergischen Münzen von 1373 - 1693 (1993), p. 127
Type
Person, Concept

Leux…

Definition
Third magistrate attested in Athens in 102/101 BC: See M. Thompson, The New Style Silver Coinage of Athens (1961) nos. 828-830, 836 / issue 63 (p. 572); C. Habicht, Zu den Münzmagistraten der Silberprägung des Neuen Stils, Chiron 21, 1991, p. 5 (102/101 BC); W. Leschhorn, Lexikon der Aufschriften auf griechischen Münzen II (2009) p. 641 s. v. Leux-.
Type
Person, Concept

Val[erius]

Definition
Roman Republican Moneyer, c. 169 - 158 BC
Type
Person, Concept

Elateia

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Elateia in Phocis.
Type
Mint, Concept

Sacramento

Definition
The mint in the city of Sacramento, California.
Type
Mint, Concept

Athenodoros

Definition
Third magistrate attested in Athens in 127/126 BC: See M. Thompson, The New Style Silver Coinage of Athens (1961) nos. 430, 432 / issue 38 (p. 548); C. Habicht, Zu den Münzmagistraten der Silberprägung des Neuen Stils, Chiron 21, 1991, p. 19 (127/126 BC); Prosopographia Attica 261; P. M. Fraser – E. Matthews, A Lexicon of Greek Personal Names II Attica (1994) p. 12 s. v. Athenodoros, no. 14; W. Leschhorn, Lexikon der Aufschriften auf griechischen Münzen II (2009) p. 291 s. v. Athenodoros.
Type
Person, Concept

Darbend

Definition
Al-Bab (Arabic: الباب‎ / ALA-LC: al-Bāb) is a Syrian city administratively belonging to the Aleppo Governorate. Al-Bab is located northeast of Aleppo and has an area of 30 km². Al-Bab has an altitude of 471 meters. According to theCentral Bureau of Statistics (CBS), it had a population of 63,069 in 2004.[1] The majority of the city's population isSunni Muslim.
Type
Mint, Concept

Lemgo

Definition
The mint(s) at the City of Lemgo, once a member of the Hanseatic League (German: Hanse) North Rhine-Westphalia (German: Nordrhein-Westfalen), Germany.
Type
Mint, Concept

Prawn (Republican Moneyer)

Definition
Symbol of Roman Republican issuing authority, c. 179-170 BCE
Type
Person, Concept

Deme(…)

Definition
Magistrate attested on the Alexander coinage of Halicarnassus, c.190-190 BC. See M. J. Price, Coinage in the Name of Alexander the Great and Philip Arrhidaeus (London/Zurich, 1994), no. 2475
Type
Person, Concept

Nikogenes the younger

Definition
Third magistrate attested in Athens in 135/134 BC. From Philaidai. Son of the other Nikogenes, who signed as third magistrate in the same issue 30 as well. Thus he held the third magistracy in the same year as his father. To distinguish two persons he was explicitly named "the younger" (ΝΙΚΟΓ ΝΕ[ώτερος]): See M. Thompson, The New Style Silver Coinage of Athens (1961) nos. 351, 353-354 / issue 30 (p. 576-577); C. Habicht, Zu den Münzmagistraten der Silberprägung des Neuen Stils, Chiron 21, 1991, pp. 5 and 19-20 (135/134 BC); Prosopographia Attica 10850; P. M. Fraser – E. Matthews, A Lexicon of Greek Personal Names II Attica (1994) p. 335 s. v. Nikogenes, no. 2; W. Leschhorn, Lexikon der Aufschriften auf griechischen Münzen II (2009) p. 713 s. v. Nikogenes.
Type
Person, Concept

Thaena

Definition
The mint at the ancient site of Thaena in Byzacene.
Type
Mint, Concept

Masinissa

Definition
Masinissa was the first King of Numidia. During his younger years, before he was king, he fought in the Second Punic War (218–201 BC), first against the Romans as an ally of Carthage and later switching sides (206 BC). With Roman support, he united the eastern and western Numidian tribes and founded the Kingdom of Numidia.
Type
Person, Concept

Baghdad

Definition
Baghdad (Arabic: بغداد‎ Baġdād, Kurdish بەغدا, Bexda) is the capital of the Republic of Iraq, as well as the coterminous Baghdad Province.
Type
Mint, Concept

Agathocles of Bactria

Definition
Agathocles Dikaios was a Graeco-Bactrian/Indo-Greek king who ruled in the early second century BCE. His coinage indicates he was a successor of Demetrius I and Pantaleon.
Type
Person, Concept
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