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GREEK. PHOENICIA. Tyre. 'Ozmilk (Azemilkos). (King, circa 349-311/0 BC). Struck 126/5 BC - circa 67/8 AD. AR Didrachm or Shekel. NGC AU (About Uncirculated) Strike 4/5 Surface 4/5. 14.34gm. Laureate head of Melqart right, lion skin around neck / TYP

1052166 | GREEK. PHOENICIA. Tyre. 'Ozmilk (Azemilkos). (King, circa 349-311/0 BC). Struck 126/5 BC - circa 67/8 AD. AR Didrachm or Shekel. NGC AU (About Uncirculated) Strike 4/5 Surface 4/5. 14.34gm. Laureate head of Melqart right, lion skin around neck / TYPOY IEPAΣ KAI AΣYΛOY. Eagle standing left on prow, palm frond over left wing; to left, AI (date) above club; to right, HA monogram; Phoenician bet between legs. DCA Tyre 28, DCA 919.


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Popular "Shekel of Tyre" type thought to comprise the 30 pieces of silver: "Then one of the 12, called Judas Iscariot, went unto the chief priests, and said unto then, 'What will ye give me, and I will deliver him unto you?' And they convenanted with him for 30 pieces of silver" (Matthew 26:14-15) . .
$2,450.00



 

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