Antoninus Pius, August 138 - 7 March 161 A.D., Aelia Capitolina (Jerusalem), Syria Palestina
JD55526. Bronze AE 22, SNG ANS 598, F, edge flaw, weight 7.646 g, maximum diameter 22.1 mm, die axis 165o, Aelia Capitolina (Jerusalem) mint, obverse [IMP ANTONINVS] AVG PPP, laureate, draped and cuirassedbust right, from behind; reverse CO AE CA, turreted head of Tyche right; SOLD
Ascalon, Philistia, 1st Century B.C.
The name of the shallot and the scallion are both derived from the name of this ancient city.
JD43659. Bronze AE 14, Rosenberger, vol I, 51; SNG ANS 656 var (galley left), SNG Cop -, VF, weight 2.622 g, maximum diameter 13.9 mm, die axis 0o, Askalon mint, obverse turreted and veiled head of Tyche right; reverse war galley right with oars, AC above; SOLD