KINGS of ELYMAIS. Kamnaskires III, with Anzaze.
|Sale: Triton VII, Lot: 521. Estimate $1500.
Closing Date: Monday, 12 January 2004.
Sold For $900. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 82-75 BC. AR Drachm (3.94 gm). Dated Seleukid era 235 (78/7 BC). Conjoined busts left of Kamnaskires and Queen Anzaze; anchor symbol behind / BACIL[EW
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ICCHC ANZAZH[C], Zeus seated left, holding sceptre and Nike, who crowns him; monogram in inner left field, ELS
(date) in exergue. Alram 455; Le Rider, Suse
pl. LXXII, 12 var. (date); cf. BMC Arabia pg. 246, 4; cf. De Morgan pg. 468, 5. Good VF, a few spots of reverse encrustation. Rare. ($1500)