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Auction 36 / Lot #13:
Silver Quarter Shekel of Tyre

Quarter Shekel, Silver. Obverse: Laur. head of Melqarth r. Reverse: Eagle standing l. on beak of ship, carrying palm branch; between legs, Phoenician letter bet; in field to l., palm branch and club; date: 117 BC.; on right, M. Greek inscription: (Holy Tyre, city of refuge). BMC Phoenicia, p. cxxxiv, Pl. XLIV 5 (in Paris). Ex NFA 25, 1990, lot 254.

Dimensions: 3.4g. 15.8mm. Axis 12
Condition: Extremely fine; very rare

Queries and responses for lot #36-013
($1500 estimated, $3000 realized)

  1. Could you notify me when another coin like this becomes available?

    William Govier, Wed 4 Jun 2014, 01:50 AM

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