Ancient Coinage of Akarnania, Thyrrheion


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BCD 385Thyrrheion, Akarnania. AE 16, 350-300 BC, Head of Athena left / ΘY, Owl standing right, torch in right field. BCD 385; SNG Cop 414-415 var. TextImage
BMC 8Thyrrheion, Akarnania. AR stater. ca 300 BC. 8.57 g. Pegasos flying left, Θ below / Helmeted head of Athena left, Θ before, Y and ornate earring (Imhoof type f) behind head, ΛY under neck. BMC 8; Calciati 10.2 (this coin); Imhoof 11; Mionnet Supp III, 133.TextImage
BMC 9vThyrrheion, Akarnania. ca 350-300 BC. AE 16mm. Head of Athena right, in crested Athenian helmet / ΘYΡ, owl standing left; torch right. BMC 9 var (symbol). TextImage
BMC 12Thyrrheion, Akarnania. After 168 BC. AR Stater. MENANΔΡOΣ, Beardless head of river-god Achelous right / ΘYΡΡEIΩN, Apollo Aktios naked, seated right, holding bow. TextImage
Imhoof 10Thyrrheium, Acarnania. Ca. 350-250 BC. AR stater 20.51mm, 8.35 g. Pegasus flying left; ΘY below / Helmeted head of Athena left in Corinthian helmet, Λ and earring with pendents behind head, Y below. Imhoof Akarnanien 10; Cammann 40c; Calciati, - (10 var with Θ only on obv.); BMC 10 var (ditto).TextImage
Pegasi 2Thyrrheium, Acarnania. Ca. 350-250 BC. AR stater 23mm, 8.62 g. Pegasus flying left; Θ below / Helmeted head of Athena left, ΘYΡΡ above head, rhyton ending in the forepart of a griffin behind head. Calciati, Pegasi 2; BMC 2; Imhoof Akarnanien 3; Leake Numm. Hell, p. 107; Cammann 52b.TextImage
Pegasi 6 corr.Thyrrheium, Acarnania. Ca. 320-280 BC. AR stater 23mm, 8.64 g. Pegasus flying left; Θ below / Helmeted head of Athena left, Y and earring with pendants behind; Θ under chin, ΛY under neck. Calciati, Pegasi 6 corr. (placement of Θ and Y); Imhoof Akarnanien 11; Mionnet Supp. III, 133.TextImage
Pegasi 10Thyrrheion, Acarnania, AR stater, 8.44 g, 20.09mm. 320-280 BC. Pegasos flying left, Θ below / Helmeted head of Athena left; earring with pendants behind head, Θ beneath chin, Y under bowl of helmet. Calciati Pegasi 10; Imhoof 6; BCD Akarnania 371; SNG Cop 409.TextImage
Pegasi 13 Thyrrheion, Akarnania. Ca 350-250 BC. AR Stater. Pegasos flying left; Θ below / Helmeted head of Athena left; Θ Y ΛY below, earring behind. TextImage
Pegasi 16Thyrrheium, Acarnania. Ca. 350-250 BC. AR stater 23mm, 8.45 g. Pegasus flying left; Θ below / Helmeted head of Athena left, Θ under neck, Boeotian shield behind head. Calciati, Pegasi 16; Imhoof Akarnanien 17.TextImage
SNG Cop 413Thyrrheion, Acarnania, AE18, 5.4 gr. Ca. 300-250 BC. Helmeted head of Athena right / ΘYΡΡEIΩN, Owl standing left; torch to left. SNG Cop. 413.TextImage
SNG Cop 415Thyrrheion, Akarnania. AE 15 mm. Head of Athena right, in crested helmet / ΘY, Owl standing right, head facing. TextImage
Sear #2301Thyrrheion, Akarnania. AR Stater. Pegasos flying left, Greek letter Tau beneath / Head of Athena left wearing Corinthian helmet over leather cap, Tau before, ΛY beneath, Λ and comb behind.
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Sear #2303Thyrrheion, Akarnania, AR Stater. 229-168 BC. Beardless head of river-god Achelous right, ZENOMENHΣ behind / ΘYΡΡEIΩN, Apollo Aktios naked, enthroned left, holding bow, AY monogram in left field. TextObv*Rev

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