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Ancient Coinage of Thrace, Kings, Kavaros


Kavaros was a Gallic King of Thrace, the only Gallic king in Thrace to strike coins.

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Draganov 867Thracian kings, Kavaros, ca. 225-219 BC. AR Tetradrachm 16.01 g. Kabyle mint. Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin headdress / BASILEWS KAUAROU, Zeus Aetophotos seated left; Artemis Phosphoros holding two torches in left field. Draganov 867-873; Gerassimov 4 = Jurukova 107.TextImage
Moushmov 5760Thracian kings, Kavaros, ca. 225-219 BC. AE15, 3,9g. Head of Herakles right, wearing taenia / BASILEWS KAVAROY, Cornucopiae overflowing with fruit. Moushmov 5760.TextImage
SNG BMC 194Thracian kings, Kavaros, ca. 225-219 BC. AE, 5.94 gr. Kabyle mint. Laureate head of Apollo right / BASILEWS KAUAROU, Nike standing left, holding wreath and palm. N-like monogram in left field. SNG BM 194.TextImage
SNG BMC 195Kavaros, Thracian kings, ca. 225-219 BC. AE 20; 6.15 g, Kabyle mint. Laureate head of Apollo right / BASILEWS KAUAROU, Nike standing left, crowning the king's name with a wreath, monogram at inner left. SNG BM 195, SNG Cop 1175.TextImage
SNG BMC 198Thracian kings, Kavaros, ca. 225-219 BC. AE 14mm 3.65 g. Head of Zeus right, wearing taenia / Cornucopiae overflowing with fruits. SNG BMC Black Sea 198 corr. (Zeus headwear).TextImage

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