Rare lead Nabatean Pb13 coin (2nd century BC - 2nd century AD), Helmeted bust / Nike left.

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Helmeted bust of the King (or Mars?) right / Nike standing left, holding wreath. 13mm, 1.50 grams. Hoover -. Very rare type with Nike left on reverse.Meshorer published one Nabataean lead coin in his 1975 corpus, of the type head of king right / Nike left. Since that date a few more pieces have been found in archaeological excavations, and several small groups have appeared in the market. In his article, Oliver Hoover summarized the current state of our knowledge of these obscure items