Halley's comet of 87 BC on the coins of Armenian king Tigranes?

@inproceedings{VGGurzadyan2004HalleysCO,
  title={Halley's comet of 87 BC on the coins of Armenian king Tigranes?},
  author={V.G.Gurzadyan and R.Vardanyan},
  year={2004}
}
Coins of Armenian king Tigranes the Great clearly reveal a star with a tail on the royal tiara which may be associated with the Halley’s passage of 87 BC. Tigranes II the Great (95-55 BC) had made Armenia one of most powerful kingdoms in Western Asia, extending from the Caucasus to the eastern Mediterranean. Economic needs associated with the expansion of the empire resulted in diverse silver and copper-bronze coinage. Although the chronological and mint problems of these abundant emissions of… 

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