PHOENICIA. Sidon. Time of Ba'alšillem (Sakton) I-Ba'ana (Circa 425-401 BC). Half Shekel.
Obv: Phoenician galley left before city wall with four towers; two lions standing outward in exergue.
Rev: Persian king or hero standing right, holding dagger and fighting lion standing left on its hind legs; all within incuse square.
Rouvier 1085; BMC 10; HGC 10, -.
Condition: Very fine.
Weight: 6.38 g.
Diameter: 20 mm.
|Price realized||240 EUR 7 bids|
|Starting price||160 EUR|