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ID:     100006
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Macedonia
City:     Thessalonica
Issuer:     Domitian
Date Ruled:     AD 69-96
Denomination:     AE 30
Diameter:     30 mm
Weight:     18.88 g
Die Axis:     5 h
Obverse Legend:     KAICAP_ΔOMITIANOC
Obverse Description:     Laureate, draped, and cuirassed half-length bust right, aegis on breast
Reverse Legend:     ΘEC_CAΛONIKEΩN
Reverse Description:     Nike standing left, holding wreath and palm
Primary Reference:     Cf. Touratsoglou 5, 7 (dies not recorded)
Reference2:     RPC 323 corr. (bust)
Reference3:     Varbanov 4282 (R5).
Photograph Credit:     Triskeles Auctions
Special Comments:     Extremely rare - Touratsoglou records just one other specimen, in the collection of the University of Philadelphia.
Price Sold For:     145 USD
Date Sold:     4/4/2013
Grade:     VF
Notes:     Triskeles Auctions Auction 1: Lot No. 56