Marathos

Marathos was an important and wealthy city in northern Phoenicia with its arch-rival being Arados. Marathos was destroyed by the Aradians in 140 BC, after which a new city was built on it ruins.

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Marathos
160 to 150 BC
AE 21
Obvs: No inscription. Veiled female right.
Revs: Phoenician inscription, Marathos standing holding in right arm aphlaston, resting elbow on column. Phoenician date to left.
21mm, 10.6g
$89.00
Order # G 133
Ref: v. Sear 6037

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Marathos
155 BC
AE 22
Obvs: No inscription. Veiled female right.
Revs: Phoenician inscription, Marathos standing holding in right arm aphlaston, resting elbow on column. Phoenician date to left.
22mm, 9.0g
$189.00
Order # G 060
Ref: BMC 10

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Marathos
174 BC
AE 22
Obvs: No inscription. Ptolemy VI right as Hermes, Laur. and draped, caduceus over shoulder.
Revs: Phoenician inscription, Marathos standing holding in right arm aphlaston. Phoenician date to left.
22mm, 6.4g
$189.00
Order # G 068
Ref: BMC 21

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Marathos
162 BC
AE 22
Obvs: No inscription. Veiled female right.
Revs: Phoenician inscription, Marathos standing holding in right arm aphlaston, resting elbow on column. Phoenician date to left.
22mm, 9.8g
$125.00
Order # G 069
Ref: BMC 7

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Marathos
174/173 BC
AE 20
Obvs: No inscription. Ptolemy VI right as Hermes, Laur. and draped, caduceus over shoulder.
Revs: r¶v/ right, Marathos holding aphlaston. IIIIIInnnnrv date to left.
20mm, 7.1g
$15.00
Order # G 200
Ref: BMC.123.22

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