Collection of Greek Coins of Thrace

Amadocus III  Rex Thraciae    200-185 BC
Αμάτοκος Γ' Βασιλέας Θράκης

Mladjov: ca. 184 BC; Pauly: -184 BC

   After his defeat against the Romans Philip V of Macedonia turned his attention to Thrace. In the years 184-181 BC he undertook an expedition against the Thracians and captured Amadocus III and his son in law Teres. At that time  Beithys, the son of  Cotys IV dwelled in the court of the Macedonian King probably as a hostage. [Martinez-Lacy, 1986]

   No coins are known in the name of Amadocus III.

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