Mitchiner, M.- Oriental Coins, Ancient and Classical World, 600 B.C. - A.D. 650 First Edition.Better Plates!
Oriental Coins and their Values
The Ancient and Classical World, 600 B.C. - A.D. 650, London,
1978, Hardcover, 760 pages, with black & white illustrations. 1978. The original printing with heavier paper stock making the book thicker.
Important. Clain-Stefanelli 5858*
Ex Jille Westerhof Library, with his ex-libris on the cover page.
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A collection of over 5500 ancient and classical Oriental coins. Every piece is photographed, and many legends are written out. Fantastic collection. The entire ancient world, except Europe, in one volume: Origins of Western coinage, ancient Middle eastern series, Indo-Greek, Kushan, punchmark series, Tribal & later Indian, pre-T'ang China. Extensive historical & numismatic background on all series.
Part One: The origin of Western Coinage in Asia Minor - The Pesian Empire - The Phoenicians - Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic Kingdom - The Coming of Rome - Celts and Scythians - The Arabain Peninsula and Ethiopia - Parthia and Rome - The Parthians - The Sussanian Empire - The Hephalites - The Khanate of the Western Turks - The Indo-Greeks - The Indo-Scythian Dynasties - Saurashtra - The Kushans - Ancient India during the pre-Mauryan period - The Mauryan Empire - The Sungas - Northern Indian during the post-Maurayn period - The Ganges Valley - The Gupta Empire - The Deccan, Peninsular India and Ceylon - The Deccan after the Andhras - South-east Asia - China - Some seals and sealings. Plus appendices on coin weights, sources of coins catalogued and values, select bibliography and index. 12 x8.5 inches. Detailed listings with weights, transcription & translation of all legends, convenient format with listings & photo plates side by side. Mitchiner numbers are widely used and this is still an important reference.
Weight: 3.650 kg.
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