Cilicia, Tarsos. Circa 425-400 BC. Ar Stater. Very rare.


Cilicia. Tarsos. Circa 425-400 BC. Ar Stater, 20 mm. 10.5 gm. Obv: Horseman (satrap, or Cilician King) riding left. Winged solar deity below. Rev: Archer in kneeling-running stance right, drawing bow; behind to left, symbol; all within rectangular incuse. SNG Levante -. SNG Paris 213 var. (head of an eagle below the horseman). Very rare. The Archer on the reverse is wearing different attire from the typical issues of this stater from Tarsos and may represent one of the late Cilician kings, such as Syennesis III.

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