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Greek silver didrachm of Caria (Islands off Rhodes)
GREEK SILVER DIDRACHM OF CARIA (ISLANDS OFF RHODES)

Islands off Rhodes, Caria. Ca. 250-230 BC
Diameter: 20 mm.

Obverse: Radiate head of Helios facing, slightly right.

Reverse: R-O on either side of stem, rose with bud to right; ERASIKLHS above; Phrygian helmet in left field.

Very fine condition.

Ex American private collection.

Reference: R. Ashton. “The Coinage of Rhodes 408-c. 190 BC” in Money and its Uses in the Ancient Greek World (Oxford, 2001). No. 207.

EV0902
$950


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