AR-No.BSPT 99/ϘΘ 12-Drachm (PM)

 

Phoenicia, Arados 161-160 B.C

AR 17.19mm (Thickness 2.24mm), weight 3.55g, die axis = 12h (0 degrees), Drachm (Fourrée – fire damaged).

Obverse: Bee with straight wings, letters Ϙ (koppa) & Θ (theta) in left field – representing era date 99, monogram in right.

Reverse: ΑΡΑΔΙΩΝ, Stag standing right with palm tree behind.

https://phoeniciancoins.wordpress.com/2016/10/18/fire-damaged-drachm-fourree/

PM 2.jpg

Ref: Duyrat 2005 Pg.78 No.2823-2852; HGC10 Pg.18 Ref.63; BMC Phoenicia Pg.21 No.157.

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