An individual who issued coins at the ancient city of Priene c. 250-240 BC. Lit.: K. Regling, Die Münzen von Priene (1927) p. 158; W. Leschhorn, Lexikon der Aufschriften auf griechischen Münzen II (2009) p. 561.
The Münzkabinett of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien (Vienna in Austria) owns over half a million objects which make it one of the largest collections of its kind, and it can be traced back until the 16th century. It holds coins, medals and banknotes, but also coin dies, bonds and primitive money. Not only does the collection house unique rarities and priceless treasures, its abundance and completeness make it an essential tool for fundamental research in Numismatics and History.
New Spain was a Spanish territory that came into existence in 1522, the year following 1521's Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire; the Viceroyalty of New Spain (Spanish: Virreinato de Nueva España), was created as the Royal administration of New Spain.
An individual who issued coins at the ancient city of Priene c. 320-290 BC. Lit.: K. Regling, Die Münzen von Priene (1927) p. 157; W. Leschhorn, Lexikon der Aufschriften auf griechischen Münzen II (2009) p. 314.
Zanzibar (/ˈzænzɨbɑr/) is the semi-autonomous part of Tanzania in East Africa. The capital is Zanzibar City, located on the island of Unguja. Its historic centre is Stone Town, which is a World Heritage Site.
Consul suffectus in AD 19. Proconsul Provinciae Asiae from mid AD 28 to mid AD 36. His name appears on coins of Pergamum in Mysia and Smyrna in Ionia.
Legatus Augusti pro praetore provinciae Syriae between AD 39 and 42.
Lit.: PIR² P 269; P. R. Franke, Publius Petronius und L. Aelius Seianus, Archäologischer Anzeiger 83, 1969, 474 pp; G. R. Stumpf, Numismatische Studien zur Chronologie der römischen Statthalter in Kleinasien (122 v. Chr.-163 n. Chr.) (1991) 120-122.
An individual who issued coins at the ancient city of Abdera, 475-450 BC. See J. May, The Coinage of Abdera (540-345 B.C.) (London, 1966), p. 106, n. 89a; K. Chryssanthaki-Nagle, L'Histoire monétaire d'Abdère en Thrace (Athens, 2007), p. 107-111.
First magistrate in Athens 132/131 BC [Thompson (1961) 562 und issue 33].
Third magistrate on coins of Athens in 134/133 BC (issue 31) and presumably 133/132 BC (issue 32) and 129/128 BC (issue 36), too.
Lit.: M. Thompson, The New Style Silver Coinage of Athens (1961) issue 31-33. 36; C. Habicht, Zu den Münzmagistraten der Silberprägung des Neuen Stils, Chiron 21, 1991, p. 5; Prosopographia Attica nos. 4593. 4594.
Gümüşhacıköy is located in the westernmost district of Amasya Province of Turkey, 20 km from the larger town ofMerzifon. It covers an area of 653 km², and the population (2010 census) is 24,806 of which 14,525 live in the town of Gümüşhacıköy, with the remainder spread throughout the surrounding mountainous countryside. The mayor is Zehra Özyol (CHP).
The Muzaffarid dynasty (Persian: مظفریان) was a Persian dynasty which came to power in Iran following the breakup of the Ilkhanate in the 14th century. At their zenith, they ruled a kingdom comprising Iranian Azerbaijan, Central Persia, and Persian Iraq.