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v08_0086 - PHOENICIA - ARADOS Drachme

PHOENICIA - ARADOS Drachme AU
MONNAIES 8 (2000)
Starting price : 167.69 €
Estimate : 274.41 €
Realised price : 281.73 €
Type : Drachme
Date: 169-168 AC
Mint name / Town : Phénicie, Arados
Metal : silver
Diameter : 17 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 4,04 g.
Coments on the condition:
Très bel exemplaire, légèrement décentré au droit
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : MONOGRAMME AR ET RE.
Obverse description : Abeille vue de dessus.

Reverse


Reverse description : Cerf à droite ; derrière un palmier.
Reverse legend : ARADIWN.

Historical background


PHOENICIA - Arados

(III - Ist century BC)

Arados had entered orbit Seleucid after the battle of Ipsos in 301 BC The city emancipated from this tutelage in 259 BC Arados then time his coins from this new era. Under the reign of Alexander I Bala, it destroyed Marathus, her neighbor and old enemy. From that date, the city issued a very important civic coinage (AC 137-45.) Which lasted until the cesarean time.

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