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ID:     kurtscoins_SEVALEX_12
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     SYRIA, PHOENICIA
City:     Tyre
Issuer:     Severus Alexander
Date Ruled:     A.D. 222-235
Metal:     Bronze
Date Struck:     AD 222 - 235
Weight:     8.31 g
Die Axis:     11.5 h
Obverse Legend:     MAVR SEV ALEXANDRO
Obverse Description:     Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     SEPTVRO METRO
Reverse Description:     Hexastyle temple of Phoenician koinon seen in perspective, delta above, murex below
Primary Reference:     BMC 421
Reference2:     Lindgren I 2385
Photograph Credit:     Kurt Ellenberger