AR-No.BEGP-S 348-338/N´M9-S (YL)

 

Phoenicia, Arados 348-338 B.C

AR 19.78mm (Thickness 5.05mm), weight 10.61g, die axis = 9h (270 degrees), Stater.

Obverse: Laureate head of Baál Arwad with full eye right.

Reverse: Galley sailing right above waves (three lines) with figure of Pataikos right, all within dotted square border. Phoenician letters aleph (´) & mem (M) meaning the kingdom of Arados, nun (N) left.

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Ref: BMC Phoenicia Pg.9 No.58 Pl.II.12; HGC10 Pg.13 No.33; Betlyon Pg.90 No.26.

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