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ID:     51-086
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Moesia Inferior
City:     Marcianopolis
Issuer:     Civic Issue
Date Ruled:     2nd-3rd centuries A.D.
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Assarion
Date Struck:     A.D. 2nd-3rd centuries
Diameter:     18.4 mm
Weight:     4.60 g
Die Axis:     7 h
Obverse Legend:     MAPKIANOΠOΛIC
Obverse Description:     Veiled and turreted bust of Tyche right
Reverse Legend:     MAPKIANOΠOΛITΩN
Reverse Description:     Cybele seated left on throne, holding patera and resting arm on drum; lion seated to either side
Primary Reference:     AMNG 538
Reference2:     Varbanov -
Reference3:     H&J 6.0.31.3
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions, Inc.
Source:     http://agoraauctions.com
Grade:     Fine
Notes:     (1) Agora Auction 51: Lot No. 86; (2) Ex George Spradling collection