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ID:     81002779
Type:     Greek
Region:     ACHAIA
City:     Pellene
Issuer:     Plautilla
Date Ruled:     Augusta, AD 202-205
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Assarion
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 202-205
Weight:     5.50 g
Die Axis:     4 h
Obverse Legend:     [Φ]OVΛBI[A ΠΛAVTIΛΛ]A CEB
Obverse Description:     Draped bust right
Reverse Legend:     Π?ΛΛH NEΩN
Reverse Description:     Zeus standing left, head right, with hand on hip, holding scepter
Primary Reference:     BCD Peloponnesos -
Reference2:     cf. NCP, P. 92 and pl. S, XIV (Septimius
Reference3:     rev. only illustrated)
Reference4:     cf. BMC 17 (Caracalla)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Fine, brown surfaces
Notes:     Sale: CNG 81, Lot: 2779 Unique, and an unknown type for Plautilla from this city. Ex BCD Collection (not in LHS sale).