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ID:     DIAD_2
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     BITHYNIA
City:     Prusias ad Hypium
Issuer:     Diadumenian
Date Ruled:     AD 217-218
Metal:     Copper
Denomination:     AE 16
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 217-218
Diameter:     16 mm
Weight:     2.21 g
Die Axis:     1.5 h
Obverse Legend:     ΔΙΑΔOYMENIANOC K
Obverse Description:     Barehead and draped bust right
Reverse Legend:     ΠΡOYCIEΩN ΠΡOC YΠΙΩ
Reverse Description:     Serpent entwined tripod
Primary Reference:     RecGen 62
Photograph Credit:     Kurt Ellenberger
Notes:     Obv legend per RecGen. Obverse is not plated. The reverse may be a die match.