Phoenicia, Sidon AR Half Shekel. Time of Baalshallim I-Ba'ana, circa 425-402 BC. 20 mm. 6.8 gm. Obv: War galley to left before city wall with four towers; two lions back to back in exergue Rev: Persian king standing right, holding knife and grasping lion by its mane. BMC 9; Elayi & Elayi 312-61; Betlyon 9; Hoover 224. Rare.
|Starting price||500 USD|