Silver Stater, Azbaal, c. 449-425 BC.
Obverse: Herakles in fighting stance right, wearing lion skin, holding club overhead in right hand and bow extended in left hand; monogram to right.
Reverse: Lion attacking stag; L’Z’B’L (in Aramaic) above; all inside a dotted border within an incuse square.
(Zapiti Michaelidou 5-6; Tziambazis 17; BMCRE 16-8).
Good Very Fine or better for issue. A very well struck obverse for this normally crudely produced issue.
From the collection of an antiquarian, Bavaria c. 1960s-1990s.