AR-No.MWFG/M´4-D (OB)

 

Phoenicia, Arados 380-350 B.C

AE 13.39mm (Thickness 2.31mm), weight 2.10g, die axis = 4h (120 degrees).

Obverse: Figure of Marine Deity left (Ba´al Arwad / Yamm ?), lower part of body fish-like, wreath held in right hand, fish (Dolphin) held in left, border of dots.

Reverse: Galley right, below two lines of waves, figurehead on prow, standard and curved ornament on poop.

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Ref: Betlyon, Pg.89 No.24; HGC10 Pg 16, No.55; BMC Phoenicia Pg 12 No. 83-85.

 

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