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ID:     79000634
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     SYRIA, COMMAGENE
City:     Zeugma
Issuer:     Philip II
Date Ruled:     AD 247-249
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 28
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 247-249
Diameter:     28 mm
Weight:     18.79 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     ΑΥΤΟΚΡ Μ ΙΟΥΛ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟC CΣΒ
Obverse Description:     Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     ZΣΥΓΜΑΤΣΩΝ
Reverse Description:     Tetrastyle temple; within, figure (Zeus?) seated facing, holding scepter; below, peribolos containing grove, roofed colonnade to left and right; in exergue, capricorn to left
Primary Reference:     BMC 35-9 var. (capricorn right)
Reference2:     SNG Cop 35 var. (same)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=127145
Grade:     VF, brown patina, light adjustment marks.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 79, Lot: 634 Ex Elsen 70 (15 June 2002), lot 831.