Phoenicia, Marathos 170-169 B.C

AE 15.63mm (Thickness 2.49mm), weight 3.33g, die axis = 1h (30 degrees), denomination C.

Obverse: Laureate and draped bust of Astarte right with border of dots.

Reverse: Winged Nike advancing left, holding wreath in extended hand, in right field mem (M) resh (R) & taw (T) meaning Amrit (Marathos), mintmarks shin (SH) bottom right with nun (N) left between date and Nike, Marathenian (=Aradian) era date 90 on the left read upwards.

LD 2

Ref: Duyrat 2002 Pg.33 No.283-284  / BMC Pg.123 No.24 Pl.XV 15.

One comment on “MR-No.AWNW 90/SHN1-C (LD)

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