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.