ARABIA FELIX.Himyarites.Anonymous 1st cent BC.AR.Denarius.Head left / Bucranium

Ancient Coins - ARABIA FELIX.Himyarites.Anonymous 1st cent BC.AR.Denarius.Head left / Bucranium
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ARABIA FELIX.Himyarites.Anonymous 1st cent BC.AR.Denarius ( 2.34g, 17mm, 3h)
Diademed male head left, symbols either side, crescent with dot above, below bust Sabaean letter O�below bust.
Reverse.Bucraniumwith antelopes horns' in between horns three plumes, symbols eitherside, above crescent (with dot), circular border alternaling dot followedby two vertical lines.
Ref:varient not�recorded in BMC Arabia etc,SNG Cop or SNG ANS.
better than very fine, struck from worn dies.

The long plaited curl extending from the forehead to inner border of coin.

The Sabaean letter O sometimes has a pellet in centre.An inscription from the 7th cent BC�in the Louvre addressed to the moon god Almaqah depicts this character.
Preis SKU: GR.448
£ 85.00
  • US$ 113.28
  • € 95.38
  • AUD 148.65
  • CHF 111.11
  • CAD 143.95

Wechselkurs: 11/24/17

Versand aus: United Kingdom
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