This type was first struck by Thasos, c. 168 – 148 B.C. Roman authorities struck imitatives, c. 148 – 80 B.C., mainly in Macedonia. Tribal groups (mostly Celtic) struck imitatives from about 120 to possibly as late as 10 B.C. Coins of Class IV are Thracian tetradrachms where the legend is formed from “ribs” rather than letters.
Stylized and crude head of young Dionysos right, wearing ivy wreath and taenia
Stylised figure with clava and lion skin
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