MR-No.MRT 109/GTS1-C (GY)


Phoenicia, Marathos 151-150 B.C

AE 16.95mm (Thickness 2.09mm), weight 3.11g, die axis = 1h (30 degrees), denomination C.

Obverse: Turreted head of Tyche right, palm frond over shoulder, laureate border of dots.

Reverse: Marthos left, holding aphlaston and leaning on column, in lower left field gimel (G) with taw (T) below, in right field mem (M) resh (R) & taw (T) meanng Marathos with shin (S) below, far left Marathenian (=Aradian) era date 109 read upwards.


Ref: HGC Pg.56 No.202 / Duyrat 2002 Pg.33-35 No.286-315 / BMC Phoenicia Pg.123-124 No.25-33 Pl.XV 12-13.

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