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ID:     50-065
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Syria, Decapolis
City:     Caesarea Maritima
Issuer:     Hostilian
Date Ruled:     250-251
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 22
Date Struck:     251 as Caesar
Diameter:     21.9 mm
Weight:     7.16 g
Die Axis:     7 h
Obverse Legend:     HOLSTILIANO QVINTO C
Obverse Description:     radiate and Draped bust right
Reverse Legend:     COL P F AV F C CAES METR S P
Reverse Description:     bust of Tyche right, draped and wearing turreted crown
Primary Reference:     Kadman 188
Reference2:     Rosenberger 156
Reference3:     SNG ANS 845
Reference4:     Sofaer 153
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions, Inc.
Grade:     aVF
Notes:     (1) Agora Auction 50: Lot No. 65; (2) Ex Amphora Coins