Please excuse my enthusiasm, here is another double struck coin but this time the previous owner was very well known. A spectacular specimen if i may say so myself, i wouldn’t expect anything else from this highly respected collector. Beautiful patina and fine detail, in particular Poseidon.
Phoenicia, Arados 131-130 B.C
AE 22.62mm (Thickness 2.54mm), weight 6.19g, die axis = 12h (0 degrees), denomination B.
Obverse: Turreted bust of Tyche right, braided ponytail, palm branch behind.
Reverse: Poseidon seated left on galley prow left with (Ἀθηνᾶ Πρόμαχος) Athena figurehead, wreath in his right hand and trident in left, Phoenician letters nun (N) and aleph (´) above, Aradain era date 129 with gimel (G) below.