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Ancient Coinage of Epeiros, Ambrakia


[Sear 1960]

Ambracia or Ambrakia, in Epeiros, (Epiros, Epirus).

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BMC 10Epieros, Ambracia AE 17. 238-186 BC. Head of Apollo right / Obelisk of Apollo, AMBP around. TextImage
BMC 24 varAmbracia, Epirus, AR stater, 8.57g. Pegasos with pointed wing flying right, A below / Head of Athena right, wearing uncrested Corinthian helmet over leather cap, locust above helmet. Ravel -, BMC 24 var (Pegasus left, cicada to right of Athena) TextImage
Pegasi 27Ambrakia, Epeiros, AR stater, (8.19g) 426-404 BC, Helmeted head of Athena right, caduceus behind, aegis below. / Pegasus flying right. Pegasi 27TextImage
Pegasi 42Ambrakia, Arkanania, AR stater. 426-404 AD. 8.49g. Pegasos flying right, A below / Head of Athena right in Corinthian helmet. Large owl behind head. Pegasi II 42.TextImage
Pegasi 112Epiros, Ambrakia AR Stater. Ca 360-338 BC. Pegasus flying right, A below / Athena in Corinthian helmet right, tripod hat-rack with spherical top behind. TextImage
Pegasi 114Epeiros, Ambrakia. Circa 404-360 BC. AR Stater. Pegasos flying right; A below / Helmeted head of Athena left; bunch of grapes and kylix behind. TextImage
Pegasi 117Epeiros, Ambrakia. Circa 404-360 BC. AR Stater. Pegasos flying right; A below / Helmeted head of Athena right; A behind, obeliscus with fillet before. TextImage
Pegasi 128/2Ambracia, Epeiros, 360-338 BC. AR Stater 20mm, 8.13 g. Pegasos flying right; AM below / Helmeted head of Athena left; upright grain ear behind. Pegasi 128/2 (same dies).TextImage
Ravel 11Epiros, Ambrakia. Circa 480-458 BC. AR Stater. Pegasos flying right; A below / Head of Athena right, in Corinthian helmet, single-pendant earring, & necklace, hair in queue ending in knot; ivy branch behind; all within incuse square. BMC 1, SNGCop 2. TextImage
Ravel 58Acarnania, Ambracia AR Stater. ca 400 BC. Pegasus flying right / Head of Athena right in Corinthian helmet, before her face crane left, leg raised. Calciati 33/3, Ravel 58. TextImage
Ravel 75Epeiros, Ambrakia. Circa 426-404 BC. AR Stater (8.28 gm). Pegasos flying right / Helmeted head of Athena right; A behind, wreath of ivy around. TextImage
Ravel 137aEpeiros, Ambrakia. ca 360-338 BC. AR Stater. Pegasos with curled wing walking right, A below / Helmeted head of Athena left; behind, facing head of Archelous. Pegasi II 88. TextImage
Ravel 138Epirus, Ambracia AR Stater. Ca 360-338 BC. Pegasus with curved wing standing right, A below / Head of Athena left in Corinthian helmet; behind neck, head of Achelous right. Calciati 89/2. TextImage
SNG Cop 23Ambracia, Epirus, AE21, 5.9 gr. After 148 BC. Laureate, veiled, and draped bust of Dione right / AMBP, obelisk in wreath. SNG Copenhagen 23.TextImage
SNGCop 29Epeiros, Ambrakia. Circa 238-168 BC. AE14mm. Head of a man-headed bull right / Crab. BMC 18 var. TextImage
Sear #1960Epeiros, Ambrakia, AR Stater. 360-338 BC. Pegasus flying left / AMBPI, helmeted head of Athena or Aphrodite left. TextObv*Rev
See also: Perseus Project database, coins of Ambrakia
Ravel: The "colts" of Ambracia in ANS NNM 37 on hathitrust. (Free full pdf download for everyone, thanks to the generosity of the ANS), bundled pdf of NNM 37-41.
Entry for Epeiros, Ambrakia on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Ambracia in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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