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ID:     51-109
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Syria, Coele Syria
City:     Heliopolis
Issuer:     Septimius Severus
Date Ruled:     193-211
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 25
Date Struck:     193-211
Diameter:     25.3 mm
Weight:     8.38 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     IMP L SEPT SEV PERT AVG
Obverse Description:     radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     COL HEL
Reverse Description:     turreted, veiled, and draped bust of Tyche left; palm and cornucopia behind
Primary Reference:     BMC 1
Reference2:     SNG Cop 428
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions, Inc.
Grade:     aVF
Notes:     (1) Agora Auction 51: Lot No. 109; (2) Ex George Spradling collection