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Live auction - bgr_588066 - AKARNANIA - ANACTORION Statère

AKARNANIA - ANACTORION Statère AU
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2021/12/07 14:00:00
bgr_588066
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Type : Statère
Date: c. 320-300 AC.
Mint name / Town : Anactorium, Acarnanie
Metal : silver
Diameter : 21 mm
Orientation dies : 9 h.
Weight : 8,39 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire idéalement centré, légèrement taché. Très joli revers. Fine usure superficielle. Patine grise
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse description : Pégase volant à gauche.
Obverse legend : (AN).
Obverse translation : (Anactorium).

Reverse


Reverse description : Tête d'Athéna à gauche, coiffée du casque corinthien ; derrière un bucrane orné de bandelettes.
Reverse legend : KLE/ (AG)/ (AN).
Reverse translation : (Anactorium).

Historical background


AKARNANIA - ANACTORION

(IVe siècle avant J.-C.)

Anactorium, located at the entrance to the Gulf Ambracian near Actium, was one of the oldest Corinthian colonies founded in the seventh century BC In 425, the Corinthian elements were driven out by the Athenians and Acarnanians during the Peloponnesian War. When the Sacred War, between 355 and 346 BC, Anactorium favorable to the Corinthians sided with the Thebans against the Phocians. It was at this time that the monetary emissions resumed.

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