MR-No.AMAC 107/`N´1-B (RR)

 

Phoenicia, Marathos 153-152 B.C

AE 22.15mm (Thickness 3.54mm), weight 9.40g, die axis = 12h (0 degrees), denomination B.

Obverse: Veiled bust of Astarte right with border of dots.

Reverse: Marathos standing left holding aphlaston and leaning on column, in right field mem (M) resh & taw (T) meaning Amrit (Marathos), mintmarks ayin (`) bottom right with aleph (´) & nun (N) left between date and Marathos, Marathenian (=Aradian) era date 107 on the left read upwards.

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Ref. HGC Pg.54: No.193; Duyrat 2002 Pg.28-29 No.161-167; BMC Pg.121 No.13 Pl.XV 6.

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