Unpublished Year 92

Yet another unpublished SÉRIE 5 with mint marks daleth & ayin and dated year 92.

The two coins found in Arados Hellénistique by F. Duyrat dating from the same year have mint marks daleth & aleph.

An 92 (168/7), ’, D

1788   *D15-R18, Lyon, musée des Beaux-Arts. 4,04 g.
1789   *D16-R19, Paris,BNF, H.SeyrigY28883, 21,12h.3,52g, 15,5 mm, 12 h.
1789b *D16-R19b, Stockholm, collection Rowe KE, 3,89g, 16,58mm, 12h.

Final attribution

Phoenicia, Arados 168-167 B.C

AE 16.58mm (Thickness 2.68mm), weight 3.89g, die axis = 12h (0 degrees), denomination C.

Obverse: Braided, bearded head of Zeus right, border of dots.

Reverse: Triple pointed ram of galley left, Phoenician letters daleph (D) and ayin (‘) above, Aradian era date 92 below.

KE 2

By Coins Of The Southern Levant Posted in Arados

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