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Drachm of Cappadocia, Ariarathes IX

Silver drachm, 19mm, 3.95gm, issued 89/88 BC.

Obv: Diademed head of Ariarathes IX facing right.

Rev: BAΣIΛEΩΣ APIAPAΘOV EVΣEBOVΣ (IΓ in ex.), Athena standing left, holding shield ornamented with gorgoneion and spear in left hand, right hand supporting figure of Nike right who is holding wreath, AN monogram in left field.

References: Sear 7299, Simonetta 9.

1905DEN02h   |   Good Very Fine   |   AUD 175   |   (in cart)