, Augusta 8 June 218 - 224 or 225 A.D., ,
, , the biblical Shechemis, is now Nablus, Israel. It is the site of Joseph's Tomb and Jacob's well. Jesus spoke here to a Samaritan woman. The city was refounded as Neopolis after the suppression of the Jewish Revolt. Nablus is to about half the remaining worldwide Samaritan population of 600.JD72682. Bronze AE 20, pl. 53,122; 59; BMC p. 62, 111; 1510, gVF, nice green with earthen highlighting, typical , 7.492 g, maximum 20.2 mm, 0o, mint, IOYΛIA MAICA CEB, draped right wearing ; ΦΛ NEAC-ΠOΛE •CVP•, standing facing, left, holding rudder by tiller in right, in left; ; $200.00 (€178.00)
, Augusta 8 June 218 - 224 or 225 A.D., Tyre,
, called "Ashtroth" in Scripture, was the favorite goddess of the Sidonians, Tyrians, Philistines, and Syro-Phoenicians generally. She was associated with the Greek Aphrodite and Roman , being believed by the ancients to be the goddess of generation, as well as of beauty. was chiefly worshiped and appears on the coins of , , , and Tyre. Her image is of a young woman, wearing a tall headdress; and clothed in a tunic, high in the neck- sometimes, not reaching lower than the knees, or sometimes with a longer dress, but with one knee exposed, and one foot planted on a galley's prow.RP77848. Bronze , 2405, cf. AUB 256 ( at Astarte's feet?), -, -, -, -, -, aF/gF, , light earthen deposits, light corrosion, 13.187 g, maximum 26.9 mm, 0o, Tyre mint, 8 Jun 218 - 224/225 A.D.; IVLIA MAI-SA , draped right, wearing ; T-VRI-ORV-M, temple, Tyche-Astarte standing facing within under central arch, wearing tall headdress and short tunic, right hand on standing to her left, transverse long in left hand, left foot on galley, being crowned by on short column to her right, pellet in ; shell, , and tree left to right in ; $120.00 (€106.80)
, 30, 264, aEF, 4.858 g, maximum 24.0 mm, 180o, mint, IVLIA AVG, diademed and draped right, crescent behind; (to the piety of the Emperor), standing half-left, extending right hand over lit at feet, incense box in left; attractive , nice portrait, excellent detail, , slightly frosty surfaces; ; SOLD
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