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ID:     81000766
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     THRACE
City:     Augusta Traiana
Issuer:     Septimius Severus
Date Ruled:     AD 193-211
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Pentassarion
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 193-211
Weight:     18.08 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Legend:     AV K Λ CEΠTI CEVHPOC Π
Obverse Description:     Laureate head right
Reverse Legend:     AVΓOVCTH-C TPAIANHC
Reverse Description:     Zeus Basileus standing left
Primary Reference:     SchÖnert-Geiss, Augusta Traiana 168 var. (bust type)
Reference2:     Varbanov 1014 var. (same)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Near EF, green and brown patina, small die break visible on neck
Notes:     Sale: CNG 81, Lot: 766 Attractive provincial portrait.