Ancient Coinage of Pontus, Kabeira


Kabeira (Cabira): Modern day Sivas, central Turkey.

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BMC 1246Kabeira, Pontos. AE22. ca 120-100 BC. Gorgoneion facing, turned slightly right, Aegis around / KABHΡΩN, Nike walking right, palm branch over shoulder, TM monogram to right. RecGen 4; SNG Fitzwilliam 796; BMC 1246.TextImage
RecGen 1Kabeira, Pontos. AE26. ca. 85-65 BC. 19.46 g. Laureate head of Zeus right. / KABH-ΡΩN, eagle standing left on thunderbolt, head right, wings spread. RecGen 1; Hoover HGC 268.TextImage
RecGen 5bisKabeira, Pontos. AE16. ca. 85-65 BC. Head of Perseus right wearing a winged Phrygian helmet. / KABH-ΡΩN to left and right of winged harpa, monogram at lower right. SNG BM Black Sea 1248; Hoover HGC 275; RecGen 5bis (Babelon's additional notes).TextImage
Sear 3652 typeKabeira, Pontos, AE28, 120-63 BC. Helmeted head of Athena right. / KABH-NΩN, Perseus standing front, holding harpa and head of Medusa, her body lying behind him. Monograms in fields. SNG BM 1169-1172; SNG Cop 136; SNG v. A. 6756; RecGen 17. (Sear 3652 = BMC 1, no monograms).TextImage

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