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ID:     PC1223
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     BITHYNIA
City:     Nicomedia
Issuer:     Severus Alexander
Date Ruled:     AD 222-235
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE Diassarion
Struck / Cast:     struck
Diameter:     19.8 mm
Weight:     3.57 g
Obverse Legend:     M AVP CEVH AΛEΞANΔPOC A
Obverse Description:     Laureate and draped bust right
Reverse Legend:     NIKOMHΔEΩN ΔIC NEΩK
Reverse Description:     Nike advancing left holding wreath and palm
Primary Reference:     Rec Gen 315 var (obv and rev legend)
Reference2:     Weiser -
Reference3:     SNG Von Aulock -
Reference4:     SNG Cop -
Photograph Credit:     Tom Mullally
Grade:     aVF