Offered is a most magnificent custom made jewelry necklace and chain depicting a Tetra drachm Phoenicia Aradus coin from 196=64/3 BC, beautifully inserted into an 18 karat custom made gold frame attached to a silver chain.
This stunning combination weighs 50.57 grams measuring 32 mm in coin and 48 cm (19 inches) in chain.
Information of the Tetra drachm Phoenicia coin is as follows:
PHOENICIA, Aradus. 68/7 BC. AR Tetra drachm (15.52 gm; 28mm x 25mm). Year 196=64/3 BC. Draped and veiled bust of Tyche facing to right, wearing turreted crown. Dotted border Nike standing to left, holding acrostolion and palm branch. In inner left field, SYP (year 192). Beneath, Aramaic letter and AS, All within laurel wreath. BMC p. 32, 276. Baramki, cat. AUB Beirut, p. 116, 123. H. Troxell. Well struck on a nice broad flan. Choice EF.