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stater 420 Cilicia TARSOS. EARLY STATER. GREAT QUALITY FOR ISSUE. RARE AND SO ATTRACTIVE Nice VF

stater 420 Cilicia TARSOS. EARLY STATER. GREAT QUALITY FOR ISSUE. RARE AND SO ATTRACTIVE Nice VF

4th C. BCE. The greek letters Ε ϕ (phi) with the Bee on this silver coin indicates the ancient greek city of Ephesus (Turkey) - the obverse would show its other emblem -the stag. The honey bee and the stag are symbols of the Goddess Artemis. Priestesses of Artemis in greek are "melissae" - which translates to "honey bee." Hence,  Ephesus was the City of Artemis. The temple of Artemis was originally built for the mother Goddess Cybele ca. 2000 BCE.

Many Ancient Coins had the emblem of the honey bee, a symbol of wealth and power due in part to the fact that ancient society realized that the honeybee had such control over their food supply. (But why does that bee look more like a wasp?

A coin of the Iceni

A coin of the Iceni

Coins, Polish, Organizing, Varnishes, Nail Polish, Gel Polish

MARK ANTONY Cleopatra Lover 32BC Authentic Ancient Silver Roman Coin SHIP i64506

TheBattle of Actium was the decisive confrontation of the Final War of the Roman Republic.

2 Thaler 1861 Frankfurt Doppeltaler, 2 Taler Regular Strike Kursmünze PCGS MS65

2 Thaler 1861 Frankfurt Doppeltaler, 2 Taler Regular Strike Kursmünze PCGS MS65

SMYRNA in IONIA 190BC Authentic Ancient Greek Coin TYCHE & FIRE ALTAR i66010

SMYRNA in IONIA 190BC Authentic Ancient Greek Coin TYCHE & FIRE ALTAR i66010

Tyche had temples at Caesarea Maritima, Antioch, Alexandria and Constantinople. In Alexandria theTychaeon, the temple of Tyche, was described by Libanius as one of the most magnificent of the entire Hellenistic world.

AV Solidus (395-402) Roman Empire ARCADIUS, 383-408 - Mediolanum xf +/xf

AV Solidus (395-402) Roman Empire ARCADIUS, 383-408 - Mediolanum xf +/xf

Persian coins with their typical design The conquest of Cyrus in the Lydian Kingdom in the B. extended the area of his power enormously beyond Iran.

Reichstaler 1597 BM Magdeburg, Erzbistum Joachim Friedrich von Brandenburg 1566-1598. Vorzüglich mit herrlicher Prägeglanz und leichter Patina!

Reichstaler 1597 BM Magdeburg, Erzbistum Joachim Friedrich von Brandenburg 1566-1598. Vorzüglich mit herrlicher Prägeglanz und leichter Patina!

Denario - argento - Roma? (28 a.C.) - AEGVPTO/CAPTA. coccodrillo vs.dx. - per commemorare la vittoria di Ottaviano su Pompeo e Cleopatra - Münzkabinett Berlin

Denario - argento - Roma? (28 a.C.) - AEGVPTO/CAPTA. coccodrillo vs.dx. - per commemorare la vittoria di Ottaviano su Pompeo e Cleopatra - Münzkabinett Berlin

Didrachm 300 BC Griechenland Neapolis VF

Didrachm 300 BC Griechenland Neapolis VF

Early American, Pegasus, Massachusetts

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