Thyrreion

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605470

Akarnanien Thyrrheion Stater. 168/160 v. Chr., Magistrat Menandros, Prägung für die Akarnanische Liga. 9.58 g. Kopf des Flussgottes Acheloos / Apollon mit Bogen auf Thron. Imhoof-Blumer, Akarn S. 175, 22; Slg. BCD 388 (dies Exemplar). Dr. Busso Peus Nachfolger, Auction 398, lot 176.

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91000172

 

 

 

 

 Circa 250-167 BC. AR Stater (21mm, 6.94 g, 3h). Thyrreion mint. Pegasos flying left / Helmeted head of Athena left; Z below chin; behind, head of Achelöos left. Imhoof-Blumer, Akarnanians –; Pegasi 2 var. (E on obv., N below chin); BCD Akarnania –; SNG Copenhagen –; Triton XII, lot 422 var. (letter below chin); CNG 84, lot 357 var. (same). (CNG 91, 172)

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Coin

Federal Coinage (Akarnanian Confederacy). Circa 250-167 BC. AR Stater (23mm, 6.98 g, 1h). Thyrreion mint. Pegasos flying left / Head of Athena left, wearing Corinthian helmet; A below chin; behind, head of Achelöos left. Pegasi 2 var. (N below chin); BCD Akarnania -; SNG Copenhagen -; BMC -.

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Coin

Federal Coinage (Akarnanian Confederacy). Circa 250-167 BC. AR Stater (21mm, 6.94 g, 3h). Thyrreion mint. Pegasos flying left / Helmeted head of Athena left; Z below chin; behind, head of Achelöos left. Imhoof-Blumer, Akarnanians –; Pegasi 2 var. (E on obv., N below chin); BCD Akarnania –; SNG Copenhagen –; Triton XII, lot 422 var. (letter below chin); CNG 84, lot 357 var. (same)

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Coin

Federal Coinage (Akarnanian Confederacy). Circa 250-167 BC. AR Stater (21mm, 7.00 g, 8h). Thyrreion mint. Pegasos flying left / Head of Athena left, wearing Corinthian helmet; H below chin; behind, head of Achelöos left. Pegasi 2 var. (E on obv., N below chin); BCD Akarnania -; SNG Copenhagen -; BMC -; Triton XII, lot 422 var. (A below chin). Good VF, lightly toned, area of weak strike on obverse. Very rare, this variety unpublished.

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Coin

Federal Coinage (Akarnanian Confederacy). Circa 250-167 BC. AR Stater (20mm, 6.88 g, 7h). Thyrreion mint. Pegasos flying left / Head of Athena left, wearing Corinthian helmet; Γ below chin; behind, head of Achelöos left. Pegasi 2 var. (E on obv., N below chin); BCD Akarnania -; SNG Copenhagen -; BMC -; Triton XII, lot 422 var. (A below chin).

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Coin

Federal Coinage (Akarnanian Confederacy). Circa 250-167 BC. AR Stater (6.95 g, 9h). Thyrreion mint. Pegasos flying left; N below / Head of Athena left, wearing Corinthian helmet; T (or monogram?) below; behind, head of Achelöos left. Pegasi 3 var. (letter below Athena); BCD Akarnania -; SNG Copenhagen -; BMC -. EF, slight die shift and die break on obverse. Very rare, this variety unpublished.

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Coin

Federal Coinage (Akarnanian Confederacy). Circa 250-167 BC. AR Stater (7.01 g, 1h). Thyrreion mint. Pegasos flying left / Helmeted head of Athena left; E below chin; behind, head of Achelöos left. Pegasi 2 var. (control letters); BCD Akarnania -; SNG Copenhagen -.

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Coin

ThyrrheionCirca 168-160 BC. AR Stater (26mm, 9.71 g, 12h). Menander, magistrate. Head of the River god Acheloos right / Apollo Aktios seated left on throne, holding bow in right hand; monogram to left. BCD Akarnania 390; SNG Copenhagen -.

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