Rhodes, Silver Didrachm

Item Reference: C190015429 In Stock Share
Islands off Caria, Rhodes. Silver Didrachm, c. 250-229 BC. Magistrate Mnasimachos. Obverse: Radiate head of Helios facing. Reverse: ΜΝΑΣΙΜΑΧΟΣ, rose with bud to left; Ρ Ο below; to left, Athena…
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Description

Islands off Caria, Rhodes.

Silver Didrachm, c. 250-229 BC. Magistrate Mnasimachos.

Obverse: Radiate head of Helios facing.
Reverse: ΜΝΑΣΙΜΑΧΟΣ, rose with bud to left; Ρ Ο below; to left, Athena Nikephoros standing to left.

(Ashton 208. HGC 6, 1439. SNG Copenhagen 765; SNG Keckman 537-539).

Nearly Extremely Fine. Well struck and centred.

6.69g.

Specification

Periodc. 250 - 229 BC
Datec. 250-229 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Didrachm

Coin Ruler

Rhodes

Country

Asia Minor

Coin House

Rhodes

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Rhodes

ReferencesAshton 208. HGC 6, 1439. SNG Copenhagen 765; SNG Keckman 537-539
Weight6.69 g

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