, 9 April 193 - 4 February 211 A.D., Traianopolis,
Hebros is the Romanized version of the original Thracian Ebros. Today it is the Maritsa river or, in , the Evros. The river enters the Aegean Sea near Enez. The lower course of the Maritsa/Evros forms of the Bulgarian-Greek and most of the Greek-Turkish . The upper Maritsa valley runs east-west in Bulgaria. The unnavigable river is used for power production and irrigation.
The Three , named Euphrosyne, Aglaia and Thalia, were the attendants of (Aphrodite).SH74540. Brass AE 31, 27 (V13/R24), 2739, -, -, F, , cleaning scratches, , 11.934 g, maximum 31.2 mm, 15o, Traianopolis mint, hegemon Statilus Barbarus; AYK Λ CEΠ - CEYHPOC Π, laureate right; HΓ CTATI BAPBAPOY TPAIANOΠO−ΛITΩN, River-god Hebrus reclining left on upturned urn; the Charites (the Three ) behind his legs standing facing; left and middle Charites with heads right, left Charis holding rod(?), middle Charis holding ; big 31 mm bronze!; very ; $630.00 (€560.70)
Kabyle, , c. 219 - 215 B.C., Civic Issue in the Types and Name of Alexander the Great
The dies for this were also used with dies naming the Gaulish Kavaros. Die wear shows the Alexanderine types followed Kavaros' coinage, indicating this was likely struck during the revolt of the Thracians, which brought about the chieftain's death and the end of Gaulish rule. Kavaros ruled until at least 219 B.C., when he participated in a treaty between and . The compares closely with issues of Dionysopolis, Mesembria, and Odessus.SH69935. Silver , 882a, 845 ff., 399, VF, 16.205 g, maximum 26.9 mm, 0o, Cabyle mint, time of the Thracian Revolt, c. 219 - 215 B; of Herakles right, clad in scalp headdress tied at neck; BAΣIΛEΩΣ AΛEΞAN∆POY, Zeus enthroned left, in extended right hand, long vertical behind in left hand, right leg drawn back, Demeter standing facing torch in each hand; $330.00 (€293.70)
, 11 August 117 - 10 July 138 A.D., Bizya,
Bizya (or Bizye) was located between Hadrianopolis and Byzantion. The first Roman imperial coins struck at Bizya, were struck under .RP77130. Bronze AE 31, , pl. 1, 3; 6 (same dies) 1A; p. 247, 83; 1421 var., VF, , green , 18.00 g, maximum 30.6 mm, Bizya (Vize, Turkey) mint, magistrate Maec. , 117 - 119; AYTO TPAIANOC A∆PIANOC KAICA-P CE / GEP B, laureate, draped and right, Door with two; EΠI MAI NEΠ ΠPECB KAI ANT, city gate arch, flanked by two columns and two round crenelated towers, galloping right above, BIZYH/NΩN in two lines in the ; ex Numismatik auction 160 (15 Jun 2010), lot 414; ; $270.00 (€240.30)
Ainos, , c. 427 - 424 B.C.
Aenus, Enez, Turkey today, was on the southeastern coast of , near the mouth of the Hebrus River, not far from the Melas Gulf (modern Gulf of Saros), which is formed by the Thracian Chersonesus to the east. The city was said to be founded (or at least settled) by Aeolian migrants from . Its mythical and eponymous founder was said to be Aeneus, a son of the god and father of Cyzicus. Another mythical ruler, named Poltys, son of Poseidon, entertained Heracles when he came to Aenus. In the Iliad, Homer mentions that the leaders of Troy's Thracian allies, Acamas and Peiros, came from Aenus.GS68735. Silver , 176 - 204, 303, 405, 1164, 1033, 3892, F, grainy, 1.167 g, maximum 10.5 mm, 45o, Ainos mint, c. 427 - 424 B.C.; of right, wearing ; AIN, goat standing to right, coiled snake (control symbol) lower right; $125.00 (€111.25)
Gallic(?) Tribes in , c. 250 - 230 B.C., Imitative of Mesembria
The crude and inscriptions indicate this was probably not an official issue of Mesembria, but rather an imitative issue from a nearby Gallic tribes. Kavaros who ruled 230 - 218 B.C., was the last Gallic in and the only Gallic in to strike coins. He issued coins with the same types but replaced the city with his name. Perhaps an earlier Gallic anonymously issued this cruder coin.GB68053. Bronze AE 21, for prototype see 280 ff., 661, 1676, VF, 5.568 g, maximum 20.8 mm, 315o, tribal mint, c. 250 - 230 B.C.; diademed female right; METAM/BPIANΩN, Alkidemos advancing left, in right, brandishing spear in left; $75.00 (€66.75)
Kings of , Kavaros, 230 - 218 B.C.
Kavaros was a Gallic of , the last Gaul to rule and the only Gallic in to strike coins.GB65171. Bronze AE 22, cf. 194; 304; 1175; p. 207, 1; 10; 1727, 6.136 g, maximum 21.6 mm, 0o, Kabyle mint, 225 - 218 B.C.; laureate of right; BAΣIΛEΩΣ KAYAPOY, standing left, in right crowning the king's name, frond in left, inner left; $70.00 (€62.30)
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