AR-No.TPAP 93/B’12-B (HF)

Phoenicia, Arados 167-166 B.C

AE 19.90mm (Thickness 3.26mm), weight 7.45g, 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 beth (B) and ayin ( ‘ ) above, Aradain era date 93 below.

HF2

Ref: Duyrat 2005 Pg.66-70 No.2237-2492; HGC 10 Pg.22 No.78.  Unpublished era date.

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