AR-No.TPAP 129/N’G1-B (HE)


Phoenicia, Arados 131-130 B.C

AE 20.75mm (Thickness 2.86mm), weight 6.32g, die axis = 1h (30 degrees), denomination B.

Obverse: Turreted head of Tyche right, braided ponytail, palm frond behind.

Reverse: Poseidon seated left on prow of galley holding wreath in right hand and trident in left, Athena figurehead (Ἀθηνᾶ Πρόμαχος), Phoenician letters nun (N) and aleph (´) above, Aradian era date 129 with gimel (G) below.


Ref: Duyrat 2005 Pg.68, No.2352-2356 ; BMC Phoenicia Pg.37, No.303, Pl. V 3 ; HGC:10 Pg.22, no.78.

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