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ID:     25233
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     THRACE
City:     Byzantium
Issuer:     Severus Alexander
Date Ruled:     13 March 222 - March 235 A.D.
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Ae 25
Date Struck:     A.D. c. 222 - 228
Diameter:     24.7 mm
Weight:     7.887 g
Obverse Legend:     ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ CΣΥ ΑΛΣΖΑΝ∆ΡΟC ΑΥΓ
Obverse Description:     Laureate and draped bust right, from behind
Reverse Legend:     ΣΠ ΦΡΟΝΤΩΝΟC ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ
Reverse Description:     Nike standing facing, wreath in right, palm frond in left
Mint:     Byzantium
Primary Reference:     Varbanov 1934
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=24155