Phoenicia, Arados 114-113 B.C

AE 16.99mm (Thickness 3.06mm), weight 5.16g, die axis = 12h (0 degrees), denomination B.

Obverse: Turreted head of Tyche right, braided ponytail, palm frond behind.

Reverse: Poseidon seated left on prow of galley holding wreath in right hand and trident in left, Athena figurehead (Ἀθηνᾶ Πρόμαχος), Phoenician letter beth (B) in right field, Aradian era date 146 with Phoenician letters mem (M), yodh (Y), taw (T) ? & sadhe (TS) ? below.

QX 2.jpg

Ref: Duyrat 2005, Pg.69 No.2447-2455.

One comment on “AR-No.TPAP 146/TSTYM12-B (QX)

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