AR-No.AEBG 214/ΣΙΔ12-B (OI)

 

Phoenicia, Arados 46-45 B.C

AE 24.48mm (Thickness 2.14mm), weight 5.80g, die axis = 12h (0 degrees), denomination B.

Obverse: Veiled bust of Astarte-Europa right, wearing stephane, border of dots.

Reverse: Humped bull galloping left, head facing, Δ qoph aleph over shin daleth aleph above, Aradian era date 214 (ΣΙΔ) with monogram below.

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Ref: Duyrat 2005, Pg.111-112 No.4579-4591; HGC10, Pg.22 No.80; BMC Phoenicia Pg.42 No.341 Pl.V10.

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