Samaria. 4th Century BC. AR Obol. H-1039 ; M&Q 96

Ancient Coins - Samaria. 4th Century BC. AR Obol. H-1039 ; M&Q 96
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Samaria
4th Century BC
AR Obol (0.73 gm ; 10 mm)

This is NOT Sidon. It is Samarian, not the  more common King fighting Lion coin issued by Sidon.
From a small hoard found in Jordan. Appears to have been lost at the time of Alexander the Great's conquest of Phoenicia in 332 BC.

ex: Forum Ancient Coins

Obv: War Galley "Shomron".
Rev: King fighting Lion, M-Z (Mazday) written between King and lion's legs.

Hendin 1039 (443) ; M&Q 96
Price SKU: e926
US$ 279.00
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