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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Denomination

    • drachm
  • Description

    Copper alloy coin.(obverse) Long-bearded bust of king facing, wearing tiara decorated with a set of pellets in crescents, diadem and earring; pellet in crescent and anchor to the right of bust. Dotted border.
    (reverse) Diadem tied, with crescent moons and pellets on either side.

  • Authority

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • early 2ndC -mid 2ndC (circa)
  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 2.14 grammes
    • Die-axis: 3 o'clock
    • Diameter: 13 millimetres
  • Bibliography

    • BMC Greek (Arabia) 63, p.278 bibliographic details
    • van't Haaff 2007 Type 14.4.1-1B, pp.123 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number


  • C&M Catalogue number

    • GC28p278.63
Alloy coin.


Alloy coin.

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