KINGS OF ARMENIA MINOR. Aristobulus, 54-71/2. Chalkous (Bronze, 15 mm, 2.57 g, 6 h), Chalcis (?), RY 17 = 70/1. Β[A]CΙΛΕⲰC ΑΡΙC[TOBOΛOY] Capricorn to left, holding globe between front hooves; above, star; below, three pellets. Rev. ETI/YC• / IZ Human hand holding scales. Kovacs -. Obolos 17 (2020), 380 corr. (erroneous years of reign and globe overlooked) = RPC II 1692A.1 (same dies). Of the highest rarity, the third and finest known example. Minor areas of weakness and some light cleaning scratches, otherwise, very fine.
From an important collection of Armenian coins.