KR-No.TGCF 37/QRN12-C (YO)


Phoenicia, Karne 223-222 B.C

AE 18.86mm (Thickness 2.20mm), weight 4.59g, die axis = 12h (0 degrees), denomination C.

Obverse: Turreted head of Tyche right.

Reverse: Prow of galley left with (Ἀθηνᾶ Πρόμαχος) Athena figurehead fighting left with shield and spear, cornucopia & Phoenician letters qoph (Q) resh (R) & nun (N) meaning Karne (Qurn in Phoenician) above, in right field Phoenician letter aleph (´). Aradian era date 37 below.

YO 2.jpgRef: Duyrat 2002 Pg.37 No.15-17; HGC10 Pg.51 No.178; BMC Phoenicia Pg.111 No.1 Pl.XIII 11.

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