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ID:     80000670
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     CORCYRA
City:     Corcyra
Issuer:     Septimius Severus
Date Ruled:     AD 193-211
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE24
Struck / Cast:     struck
Diameter:     24 mm
Weight:     8.52 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Legend:     A K Λ CEΠ C EBHPOC ΠC (sic)
Obverse Description:     Laureate bust right, slight drapery on far shoulder
Reverse Legend:     KOPKY PAI ΩN
Reverse Description:     Quinquereme with three oarsmen under full sail right; gubernator and vexillum at stern, Victory at prow; in waves, dolphin swimming right
Mint:     Corcyra
Primary Reference:     SNG TÜbingen -
Reference2:     SNG Evelpidis 2030
Reference3:     SNG Cop 263 var. (no vexillum; same obv. die)
Reference4:     BMC 665 corr. (Phrygian cap on aplustre)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     VF, brown and olive surfaces, minor overall roughness.
Notes:     Sale: Triton XII, Lot: 670 From the Norman Frank Collection. Ex Classical Numismatic Group 57 (4 April 2001), lot 790; Lanz 97 (22 May 2000), lot 697.