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ID:     728803
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Thrace
City:     Augusta Traiana
Issuer:     Geta
Date Ruled:     AD 209-211
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 20
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 209-211
Diameter:     20 mm
Weight:     4.34 g
Obverse Legend:     AVT KA CE-ΠTI ΓETA
Obverse Description:     Laureate and cuirassed, bearded bust with aegis, viewed from behind
Reverse Legend:     AVΓVCTHC TPAIANHC
Reverse Description:     Thanatos extinguishing torch in a bucket
Primary Reference:     SNG Cop -
Reference2:     BMC Thrace -
Reference3:     SNG Budapest -
Reference4:     cf. Mionnet Supp. II pg. 518, 1852 (different legends); Lindgren II & III
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF, glossy black patina
Notes:     Rare