997KH17) PHRYGIA, Apameia. Circa 100-50 BC. Æ 21 mm (7.38 g). Magistrate Andron..., son of Alki..., magistrate. Laureate head of Zeus right / Cult statue of Artemis Anaïtis facin

Ancient Coins - 997KH17) PHRYGIA, Apameia. Circa 100-50 BC. Æ 21 mm (7.38 g). Magistrate Andron..., son of Alki...,   magistrate. Laureate head of Zeus right / Cult statue of Artemis Anaïtis facin
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997KH17) PHRYGIA, Apameia. Circa 100-50 BC. Æ 21 mm (7.38 g). Magistrate Andron..., son of Alki..., magistrate. Laureate head of Zeus right / Cult statue of Artemis Anaïtis facing. SNG Copenhagen 177; SNG von Aulock 3470 var. (magistrate). VF, black patina.
 
ِArtemis Anaïtis was a fusion of the Persian goddess Anahita and the Greek Artemis. Tacitus (Annals 62) refers to the syncretic deity simply as the “Persian Diana”, who had a temple in Lydia “dedicated in the reign in of Cyrus” (presumably Cyrus the Great).
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