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ID:     23246
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     SYRIA, DECAPOLIS
City:     Bostra
Issuer:     Commodus
Date Ruled:     AD 177 - 192
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 19
Struck / Cast:     struck
Diameter:     17.9 mm
Weight:     6.301 g
Obverse Legend:     Λ ΑΥΠ ΚΟΜ ΚΑ−ΙC AYT VIOΓΕΡ
Obverse Description:     Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     NE TPA-IA BOCT
Reverse Description:     Helmeted bust of Athena right
Mint:     Bostra
Primary Reference:     cf. Spijkerman 26 for obverse
Reference2:     Spijkerman 27 for reverse
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=22555