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ID:     53-078
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Macedonia
City:     Philippi
Issuer:     Salonina
Date Ruled:     253-268
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 20
Date Struck:     254-268
Diameter:     20.4 mm
Weight:     6.33 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     SALONINA AVG
Obverse Description:     Draped bust right, on crescent
Reverse Legend:     COL PHILIP
Reverse Description:     Nike advancing left, holding wreath and palm
Primary Reference:     Unpublished in standard references
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions, Inc.
Grade:     VF
Notes:     (1) Agora Auction 53: Lot No. 78; (2) Only specimen known. This coin featured at Unpublished: not in Varbanov; Moushmov; Mionnet; BMC; Kyustendil; Blagoevgrad; Pazardzhik etc. A similar type exists, but with captive left, and also the only one known.