AR-No.ATRCG 297/ΣϘZ12 (NC)

Phoenicia, Arados 38-39 A.D

AE 22.33mm (Thickness 2.65mm), weight 7.78g, die axis = 12h (0 degrees).

Obverse: Bust of Astarte, wearing stephane and veil, border of dots.

Reverse: Tyche nude to waist seated left on rudder, hand on tiller, carrying cornucopia with bunch of grapes right,  Phoenician letter gimel (G) below rudder in left field, Aradian era date 297 (ΣϘZ) left, AΡAΔIΩN (Arados) below.

NC

Ref: BMC Phoenicia Pg.44 No.350.

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