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 Seleucis and Pieria. Antioch. Q. Caecilius Metellus Silanus legate Imitative 18 / Star of Bethlehem depicted $145.00 





Attribution: RPC I 4265, Butcher 56
Date: Actian year 43, 12/13 AD
Obverse: Head of Zeus right
Reverse: Aries the ram leaping right with head reverted, star above
Size: 17.98mm
Weight: 4.87 grams
Rarity: 5
Description: Ex T Cartwright collection and pictured on his research site below. ex Beast Coins with tag, priced at $225. Retrograde date. The type depicting the star of Bethlehem that heralded the birth of Jesus Christ. Michael Molnar wrote a book on these coins and is the leading authority on this series. The information can be viewed here Star of Bethlehem Coins A Set of Serial Commemoratives


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