CILICIA. Issos. Tiribazos, satrap of Lydia, 388-380 BC. Obol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.73 g, 5 h), circa 384-383. Tri (in Aramaic) Ba'al standing facing, head left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left. Rev. Facing half-length figure of Ahura-Mazda, head turned to right, his body terminated by a solar disk, holding wreath in his right hand and lotus blossom in his left. Casabonne series 1. Göktürk -. Cf. SNG BN 417 (stater and 'Tribzw'). Cf. SNG Levante 175-7 (stater and legends). SNG Levante Suppl. -. Pehaps unique.. Porous, otherwise, very fine.
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