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ID:     29047
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     MESOPOTAMIA
City:     Edessa
Issuer:     The Kingdom of Edessa, Abgar X
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Ae 24
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     A.D. 242-243
Diameter:     23.5 mm
Weight:     9.269 g
Die Axis:     5.5 h
Obverse Legend:     AVTOK K M ANT GOPDIANOC CEB
Obverse Description:     Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III right, star before
Reverse Legend:     ΑΒΓΑΡΟC BACIΛEVC
Reverse Description:     Draped bust of Abgar right, bearded, wearing a diademed tiara, star behind
Mint:     Edessa
Primary Reference:     SNG Cop 227
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=28094