AR-No.TPSC 49/D‘ 12-B (RA)

 

Phoenicia, Arados 211-210 B.C

AE 18.90mm (Thickness 3.88mm), weight 7.83g, die axis = 12h (0 degrees), denomination B.

Obverse: Turreted head of Tyche right, border of dots.

Reverse: Prow of galley left, stem rising forward in a curve, Phoenician letters daleph (D) & ayin (‘) on either side of AP, Aradian era date 49 below.

Listed below are the three known samples with this era date/monogram combination.

Arados  49 (211/210 BCE)

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1.  1661  D11-R18, New York, ANS 1944 100 70541 Newell. 6,29 g, 19,6 mm, 12 h. 

2.  1662  D11-R18, Paris, BNF, H. Seyrig Y28883,9. 5,63 g, 19,6 mm, 12 h. 

3.            D11b-R18b, Stockholm, collection Martin Rowe, No.RA, 7.83 g, 18.90 mm, 12 h. 

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Ref: Duyrat 2005 Pg.52 No.1661-1662 (Série 3).

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