Ancient Coinage of Phoenicia, Marathos

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BMC 1Phoenicia, Marathus AR Tetradrachm. 227/6 BC. Turreted head of Tyche right / Marathus seated left on pile of shields, holding palm branch, Phoenician date 33 in left field. TextImage
BMC 3ffMarathos, Phoenicia. 2nd century B.C. AE 22. Veiled and draped bust of Berenike II right / mrth (in phoenician script) to right of Marathos, standing left, leaning on column, holding aphlaston, date in left field. BMC 3ff. TextImage
BMC 10Marathos, Phoenicia. AE, 155-154 BC. (dated local year 105). 10.80 g. Veiled and draped bust of Berenike II right / mrth (in phoenician script) to right of Marathos, standing left, leaning on column, holding apluster, date in left field. BMC 10. Duyrat, Serie 4, 141.TextImage
BMC 15Marathos, Phoenicia. Year 73 (187/186 BC). AE 15mm. Veiled female head right, resembling Berenike II / Prow of galley left, stem upwards. TextImage
BMC 23Marathos, Phoenicia. AE15mm. Dated 169-168 BC. Laureate head of Hermes right, caduceus over shoulder (possibly Ptolemy VI as Hermes) / Marathus, loins draped, standing left, holding aphlaston. Mint name (three Phoenician letters) from top right downwards, date letters across lower fields. BMC 23; Rouvier 810; Babelon Achém. 1449. TextImage
CNG 87, 656Marathos?, Phoenicia. AR Diobol 12mm. 1.47 g. Dated 265 or 266, 1st century BC. Turreted and draped bust of Tyche right / Double cornucopiae, ΩΠT monogram to left, CΞΣ or EΞΣ to right. Unpublished. cf Duyrat 362 for a similar bronze issue.TextImage
Duyrat 83 varMarathos, Phoenicia. AE 13.5 hemichalkous. 3.04 g. Dated local year 32, 227-227 BC. Laureate head of Zeus right / Trophy, date in Phoenician script in left field. Duyrat, Ateliers, 83 var. (date); HGC 199 var. (ditto); BMC p. xliii, G.TextImage
Rouvier 796Marathos, Phoenicia. AE22 Chalkous. Dated local year 108, 152-152 BC. 9.76 g. Veiled and draped bust of Berenike II right / mrth (in Phoenician script) to right of Marathos, standing left, holding aphlaston in right hand and leaning left arm on column, date across lower fields. Rouvier 796; Babelon Achém. 1474.TextImage
Rouvier 805Marathos, Phoenicia. AE15 hemichalkous. 2.42 g. Dated local year 73, 217-213 BC. Veiled bust of Berenike or Arsinoe right / Prow left, date resembing III-NNN and Phoenician characters below. Rouvier 805. Not in Duyrat 173-213 with the legend above beginning with heth.TextImage
Rouvier 847Marathos, Phoenicia. AE21 chalkous. 6.41 g. Dated local year 131, ca 125-120 BC. Laureate head of Zeus right / Filleted double cornucopiae, Phoenician five-letter script resembling NP\ΓV outwards in right field, two letters at upper left, nun-res across lower fields. Rouvier 847; BMC -.TextImage
Rouvier 855Marathos, Phoenicia. AE20 chalkous. Dated local year 146, 112-111 BC. Laureate head of Zeus right / Filleted double cornucopiae, Phoenician five-letter script above, xo mem at upper left, beth-yod across centre fields, date IIII III NN down right field, nun-res across lower fields. Rouvier 855; Babelon Persé 1481; Duyrat 344-345; SNG Cop 171.TextImage
SNG Cop 158Marathos, Phoenicia, Berenike II, AE24, (8.19g) Veiled head of Berenike (?) right. / Marathus standing left. cf. SNG Cop. 158.TextImage
Sear 6035Marathos, Phoenicia, Berenike II, AE22. Veiled head of Berenike II of Egypt right / Asklepios-Eshman standing left, leaning on column. S 6035 var. (denomination).
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Sear 6037Marathos, Phoenicia, Berenike II, AE23. 2nd century BC. Veiled bust of Berenike II of Egypt right / Marathos standing left, holding aphlaston and resting on column.
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Sear #6038Marathos, Phoenicia, Ptolemy IV, AE21. Draped bust of Ptolemy IV as Hermes right, caduceus at shoulder / Phoenician inscriptions, Marathos standing left, holding aphlaston and leaning on column. BMC 21-23.
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Sear #6041Phoenicia, Marathos AE17. Turreted head of Tyche right, palm at shoulder / Marathos standing left, holding aphlaston and leaning on column, Phoenician legend before and behind.
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Sear #6042Marathos, Phoenicia, AE21. Diademed head of Zeus right, dotted border / Double cornucopia.
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See also: Entry for Phoenicia, Marathos on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Marathus in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum