Tetradrachm AMP; ΘC

Features

Issuer Arados (Phoenician cities)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 119 BC - 118 BC
Value 1 Tetradrachm = 4 Drachms
Currency Drachm
Composition Silver
Weight 15.17 g
Diameter 27.5 mm
Shape Round (irregular)
Technique Hammered
Orientation Variable alignment ↺
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 307118
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References BMC Greek# 198
Reginald Stuart Poole; 1876. A Catalogue of the Greek Coins in the British Museum / Volume 2. Sicily. British Museum, London, United Kingdom.
And 26 more volumes.

Obverse

Turreted, draped and veiled bust of Tyche right.

Reverse

Nike standing left, holding aplustre and palm, date in field; all within wreath.

Script: Greek

Lettering:
APAΔIΩN
AMP
𐤁
ΘC

Translation: Arados

Mint

Aradus, Phoenicia, modern-day Arwad, Syria

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (119 BC - 118 BC)  AMP (year 141)

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