PHOENICIA. Sidon. Hadrian, 117-138. Diassarion (Bronze, 23 mm, 11.01 g, 11 h), dated ZΚΣ (227) = 117. [ΑΥΤΟ] ΤΡΑΙ ΚΑΙ [ΑΔΡΙΑΝΩ ΣΕΒ] Laureate head of Hadrian to right, [with slight drapery on his left shoulder]. Rev. ΣΙΔΩΝΟΣ / ΘΕΑΣ Europa riding bull to right; date ZΚΣ in the field above. BC 224. Rouvier 1473. RPC III 3869. A clear example with glossy green patina. Struck on a tight flan, and with a flat area on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
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