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bgr_887831 - PHOENICIA - ARADOS Hemichalque

PHOENICIA - ARADOS Hemichalque XF
90.00 €(Approx. 97.20$ | 77.40£)
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Type : Hemichalque
Date: an 130
Mint name / Town : Arados, Phénicie
Metal : copper
Diameter : 16,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 3,78 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie légèrement décentrée au droit. Revers agréable. Patine foncée
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Bustes accolés de Zeus lauré et d'Héra coiffée du stéphané à droite ; grènetis.

Reverse


Reverse legend : DATE PHÉNICIENNE.
Reverse description : Proue de galère à gauche richement décorée.
Reverse translation : (an 130).

Historical background


PHOENICIA - ARADOS

(3rd - 1st century BC)

Arados had entered the Seleucid orbit after the battle of Ipsos in 301 BC. The city emancipated itself from this tutelage in 259 BC. Arados then dates its coins from this new era. Under the reign of Alexandre I Bala, it destroyed Marathus, its neighbor and old enemy. From this date, the city issued a very important civic coinage (137-45 AC.) which was to last until the Caesarean period..

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