Nabataean, Aretas II, 110 to 96 BC. AE 15

Ancient Coins - Nabataean, Aretas II, 110 to 96 BC. AE 15
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Denomination : 15 mm Bronze.

Mint : Petre in Jordan (although I have seen these attributed to Damascus in Syria).

Size : 14.2 x 15.3 mm.  Weight : 3.62 grams.

Reference : Meshorer 1a.

Grade : Fine.  Very dark brown (nearly black) with lighter earthy highlights. Fairly nice for this scarcer type.

Obverse : Helmeted head right.

Reverse : Nike standing left with wings spread.

There are other references that refer to this coin as an anonymous issue of between 100 and 50 BC.

Price SKU: vcoin3827
US$ 82.50
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  • CHF 80.50
  • CAD 105.49

Rates for: 04/23/18

Ships from: Canada
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