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ID:     20503
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Syria, Decapolis
City:     Bostra
Issuer:     Elagabalus
Date Ruled:     AD 218-222
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 17
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 218-222
Diameter:     16.9 mm
Weight:     4.45 g
Die Axis:     1 h
Obverse Legend:     AV T KECAP ANTΩNINOC
Obverse Description:     laureate and draped bust right
Reverse Legend:     ΘEΟC ΔΟΥCΑΡΗC
Reverse Description:     Baetyl of Dusares between two objects on table, all on altar with stairs; shown in perspective
Primary Reference:     Spijkerman 44
Reference2:     SNG ANS 1216
Reference3:     Meshorer -; BMC -
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions
Grade:     Fine
Notes:     Agora Auction 37: Lot No. 133