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ID:     750390
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Ancient Africa
Region:     AKSUMITE KINGDOM
Issuer:     Aphilas
Date Ruled:     ca. 300 AD
Metal:     Gold
Denomination:     Aphilas
Obverse Description:     AFILA (crescent with pellet) BACILI, bust right, wearing cap
Reverse Description:     IAFILAC B(crescent with pellet) ACILEYC, small bust right, wearing cloth cap; inner circle inlaid with gold
Primary Reference:     Munro-Hay 10
Reference2:     BMC Aksum 12-19
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=56869
Grade:     Good VF, exceptional condition
Notes:     It has been suggested that this coin repesents a joint reign issue of Aphilas and Ousanas.