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ID:     CARAC_10
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     MYSIA
City:     Hadrianothera
Issuer:     Caracalla
Date Ruled:     AD 198-217
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 23
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 198-217
Diameter:     23 mm
Weight:     7.49 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Legend:     AY K M AVP ANTΩNEINOC
Obverse Description:     Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right
CM 1 Description:      Monogram ΔΙΟΓ
CM 1 Reference:      Howgego 615
Reverse Legend:     AΔΡΙΑΝΟΘΗPIT/ΩN
Reverse Description:     Bull standing right
Primary Reference:     Lindgren I 249
Reference2:     SNG Righetti -725
Photograph Credit:     Kurt Ellenberger
Notes:     The monogram is felt to represent the Magistrate Diogenes who is named on other coins of the city and with this same countermark.