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ID:     49-081
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Syria, Seleucis and Pieria
City:     Emisa
Issuer:     Uranius Antoninus
Date Ruled:     253-254
Metal:     Billon
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Date Struck:     253-254
Diameter:     27.3 mm
Weight:     12.47 g
Die Axis:     7 h
Obverse Legend:     AYTO K COYAΠ ANTΩNEINOC CEB
Obverse Description:     Laureate head right
Reverse Legend:     ΔHMAPX EΞOYCIAC YΠAT B / SC
Reverse Description:     eagle standing right on ground line, head right, holding wreath in beak, with wings spread; SC in exergue
Primary Reference:     Prieur 1045 var
Reference2:     Baldus, pl. III, 24 var
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions, Inc.
Source:     http://agoraauctions.com
Grade:     aVF
Notes:     (1) Agora Auction 49: Lot No. 81; (2) This exact combination of obverse and reverse legends, along with the right facing eagle and SC in the exergue, appears to be a previously unpublished combination. This type was not known to either Prieur or Baldus.