Phoenicia, Arados 115-114 B.C

AE 11.71mm (Thickness 2.58mm), weight 1.91g, die axis = 1h (30 degrees), denomination D (Hemichalkous).

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

Reverse: Aphlaston (Aplustre), Phoenician letters taw (T) taw (T), yodh (Y) & mem (M) in right field, Aradian era date 145 left and Phoenician letter gimel (G) far left.

This coin is from the Butte College Foundation, ex Lindgren.


Duyrat 2005 No. 2495-2572, HGC10 Pg.25 No.93,  BMC Phoenicia Pg.22-23 No.173-177 Pl. IV 8, Lindgren III Pg.74 No.1341-1342. Unpublished era date.

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