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Acarnania Ambracia c 360-336 BC
Colonies of Corinth silver stater
Ambracia (Αμβρακία), was an ancient Corinthian colony founded between 650 and 625 BC by Gorgus, son of the Corinthian tyrant Cypselus. It is situated about 7 miles from the Ambracian Gulf in Greece, on a bend of the navigable river Arachthos. Obverse flying Pegasus. Reverse Athena in a Corinthian helmet A and spearhead behind.
Mint: Ambracia (Modern Arta region)
Provenance: Private acquisition *

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