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ID:     23046
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     CILICIA
City:     Diocaesarea
Issuer:     Geta
Date Ruled:     209 - c. 26 December 211 A.D.
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Ae 27
Struck / Cast:     struck
Diameter:     27 mm
Weight:     13.638 g
Obverse Legend:     Π ΧΕΠ ΓΕΤΑC KAICAP
Obverse Description:     Draped and cuirassed bust right, from behind
CM 1 Description:      eagle to front, head left, in oval punch, 5 x 7.5 mm
CM 1 Reference:      Howgego 337
Reverse Legend:     Α∆Ρ ∆ΙΟΚΑΙCΑΕΩΝ
Reverse Description:     Naked figure of Dionysus standing left, holding kantharos and thyrsos
Mint:     Diocaesarea
Primary Reference:     BMC -
Reference2:     SGICV 2881
Reference3:     SNG VA 5545
Reference4:     SNG France 873
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Notes:     Howgego notes that #337 was applied together with 469. Indeed, all those that bear 469 also bear 337. However, Howgego lists three specimens of 337 that lack 469, as does this specimen.