36 Demetrius III, Damascus

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Royal bronze coinage


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Radiate Demetrius III, bearded/Nike

Denomination B

Obv.: Radiate, diademed head of Demetrius III r., with short, curly beard, diadem ends falling straight behind, dotted border.

Rev.: ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΔΗΜΗΤΡΙΟΥ ΘΕΟΥ in two lines on r., ΦΙΛΟΠΑΤΟΡΟΣ  ΣΩΤΗΡΟΣ in two lines on l., Nike advancing r., holding wreath and palm, dotted border.

Date (in ex): ΗΙΣ (S.E. 218 = 95/4 B.C.)

Outer left control
Outer left

Reference: Copenhagen, M. Andersen collection, ex Pharaoh Crypt Ebay sale, 6 May 2013.


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