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Rhodes, Silver Didrachm

Item Reference: C201002164 Sold Share
Islands off Caria, Rhodes. Silver Didrachm, c. 229-205 BC, Ameinias, magistrate. Obverse: Radiate head of Helios facing slightly to the right. Reverse: AMEI-NIAΣ, rose with bud to right, stern in…
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Description

Islands off Caria, Rhodes.

Silver Didrachm, c. 229-205 BC, Ameinias, magistrate.

Obverse: Radiate head of Helios facing slightly to the right.
Reverse: AMEI-NIAΣ, rose with bud to right, stern in left field.

(Ashton 217; SNG Keckman 543; SNG Copenhagen 758-9).

Extremely Fine. Struck from a worn obverse die.

6.78g.

Specification

Period c. 229 - 205 BC
Date c. 229-205 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Didrachm

Coin Ruler

Rhodes

Country

Asia Minor

Coin House

Rhodes

Metal

Silver

References Ashton 217; SNG Keckman 543; SNG Copenhagen 758-9.
Weight 6.78 g

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