AR-No.TPAP 86/YSH12-B (RT)

 

Phoenicia, Arados 174-173 B.C

AE 20.02mm (Thickness 3.15mm), weight 6.93g, 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 letters yodh (Y) and shin (SH) in field, Aradian era date 86 below.

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Ref: Duyrat 2005 Pg.66, No.2262-2272 ; HGC:10 Pg.22, no.78.

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