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ID:     750454
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     AEOLIS
City:     Elaea
Issuer:     Autonomous Issue
Date Ruled:     2nd century AD
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 16
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 2nd century
Diameter:     16 mm
Weight:     2.88 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Description:     Bare head of Apollo (?) right, laurel branch behind
Reverse Legend:     EΛΑΙΤΩΝ
Reverse Description:     Demeter standing with cornucopiae and grain ears
Primary Reference:     cf. BMC Troas 31-33 (obverse type)
Reference2:     SNG VA 1609 (reverse type)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=56511
Grade:     Reverse apparently unpublished with this obverse
Notes:     EF, attractive golden brown patina with orichalcum highlights.