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Ancient Coinage of Epeiros


[Franke 361v]

Epeiros or Epiros or Epirus, a region on the eastern coast of the Ionian and Adriatic Sea.

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BMC 7Epiros, Epeirote Republic, AE27. before 238 BC. 8.0 g. Head of Zeus Dodonaios right, wreathed with oak / Thunderbolt, ΠA monogram above, cornucopiae below, all within oak wreath. Mionnet Supp. III, 16; BMC 7; Sear Greece 1993.TextImage
Franke 10Epeiros, Epeirote Republic. ca 168-148 BC. AE 25mm. Head of Zeus Dodona right, in wreath of oak; AΡΓEAΔHΣ before / Bust of Artemis right, bow & quiver over shoulder; MEMEΔHMOΣ before, IEΡEYΣ behind. BMC 70. TextImage
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Franke 361vEpeiros, Epirote Republic. 234-168 BC. AR Victoriatus. Jugate busts of Dodonaean Zeus and Dione right; two monograms behind / APEI-RWTAN, thunderbolt in wreath. TextImage
Franke 408
Sear #2001
Epeiros, Epeirote Republic. c234-168 BC. AE 19mm. Laureate & veiled bust of Dione right, in stephane in hair; IA monogram behind, BO before / AΠEI-ΡΩTAN & tripod; within laurel wreath. Franke 408. TextImage
Franke 583Epeiros. ca 234-168 BC. AE 16mm. Bust of Artemis right, bow & quiver over shoulder; ­EI behind / AΠEI-ΡΩTAN & spearhead; within laurel wreath. SNG Cop 136. TextImage
Franke 639Epeiros, Epeirote Republic. ca 234-168 BC. AE 19mm. Diademed head of Zeus left, AI monogram behind, BO below / AΠEI-ΡΩTAN & thunderbolt; all within oak wreath. TextImage
SNGCop 106vEpeirote Republic before 238 BC. AE 15 mm. Head of Zeus Dodonaios right, wreathed with oak / AΠEI-ΡΩT, Thunderbolt. TextImage
SNGCop 133Epeirote Republic. Circa 238-168 BC. AE 18mm. Veiled head of Dione right / Tripod in laurel wreath. TextImage
Sear 1994Epeirote Republic AE20. Laureate head of Zeus left / AΠ above and below thunderbolt. BMC 5, SNG Cop 105 TextImage
Sear 1996The Epeirote Republic AR Drachm. 238-168 BC. Head of Zeus Dodonaios right, monogram behind / APEI-RWTWN, eagle standing right on thunderbolt, all within oak wreath.
(two entries)
Sear 1997Epirote Republic AR Tetrobol. Jugate heads of Zeus and Dione right, wreathed with oak. / AΠEI-ΡΩTAN, thunderbolt, all within wreath. TextImage
Sear 1999Epeiros, Epeirote Republic. c 234-168 BC. AE 22mm. Laureate head of Zeus left / AΠEI-ΡΩTAN & thunderbolt within oak wreath. SNG Cop 128, BMC 46-47, Franke pg. 226ff.TextImage
Sear 2001Epeiros, Epeirote Republic. c234-168 BC. AE 19mm. Laureate & veiled bust of Dione right, in stephane in hair; IA monogram behind, BO before / AΠEI-ΡΩTAN & tripod; within laurel wreath. Franke 408. TextImage
Sear 2002Epeirote Republic 238-168 BC AE15. Diademed head of Artemis right with quiver. Delta E behind / AΠEI-ΡOTAN above & beneath spear-head, all within wreath.
(two entries)
See also: Perseus Project database, coins of Epeiros
Search for Epeiros at CoinArchives.com
Entry for Epeiros on the Digital Historia Numorum
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