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ID:     48-115
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Syria, Decapolis
City:     Caesarea Maritima
Issuer:     Trajan Decius
Date Ruled:     249-251
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 26
Date Struck:     249-251
Diameter:     26 mm
Weight:     19.74 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     IMP C C MES Q TRA DECI[VS AVG]
Obverse Description:     Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     COL PR F AVG F C [CA]ES METR P
Reverse Description:     horned altar; behind, palm tree with dates on left, fig tree on right
Primary Reference:     Kadman 154
Reference2:     Rosenberger 129
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions, Inc.
Grade:     Fine
Notes:     (1) Agora Auction 48: Lot No. 115; (2) Ex NAC 59 (4 April 2011), 1420