Cilicia, Tarsus. Tarkumuwa (Datames). 384-361 BC. AR Stater
Cilicia, Tarsos. Tarkumuwa (Datames). Satrap of Cilicia and Cappadocia, 384-361/0 BC. AR Stater 23 mm, 10.3 gm. Struck circa 375 BC. Obv: Baaltars seated right, torso facing, holding grain ear and grape bunch in extended right hand, cradling eagle-tipped scepter in left arm; B’LTRZ (in Aramaic) to left, thymiaterion in background; all within crenellated wall. Rev: Satrap seated right, wearing Persian dress, testing arrow held in both hands; TRKMW (in Aramaic) to left, winged solar disk with volutes to upper right, bow to lower right. Casabonne Series 2; Moysey Issue 6, dies 1/– (unlisted rev. die); SNG France –; SNG Levante 86; Sunrise 52. Choice surfaces.
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