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ID:     804107
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Ancient Imitations
Issuer:     Imitating Tetricus I
Date Ruled:     Barbarous Radiates
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Antoninianus
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD Late 3rd century
Diameter:     15 mm
Weight:     2.11 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     [I]MP C TETRICVS P F AVGG
Obverse Description:     Radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     IETRI-T AVGG
Reverse Description:     Female figure (Salus?) standing left, holding rudder with left hand and feeding serpent rising from altar with right hand
Primary Reference:     RIC 121 cf.
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=114333
Grade:     Good VF.
Notes:     The reverse legend is clear, yet its meaning is not. While the image on the reverse closely matches the coin referenced, the legend does not appear to be an abbreviation for any of the deities commonly depicted upon coinage