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ID:     52-098
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Syria, Decapolis
City:     Bostra
Issuer:     Trajan
Date Ruled:     98-117
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Drachm
Date Struck:     113
Diameter:     18.6 mm
Weight:     2.94 g
Die Axis:     7 h
Obverse Legend:     AYT KAIC NEP TPAIANO CEB ΓEPM ΔAK
Obverse Description:     Laureate head right, draped shoulder
Reverse Legend:     ΔHMAPX EΞ UPAT Γ
Reverse Description:     Arabia standing left holding branch and bundle of cinnamon sticks; at feet, camel left
Primary Reference:     cf. Sydenham 183
Reference2:     the date is off flan on this coin
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions, Inc.
Source:     http://agoraauctions.com
Grade:     VF
Notes:     Agora Auction 52: Lot No. 98