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ID:     48-127
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Syria, Decapolis
City:     Bostra
Issuer:     Philip II
Date Ruled:     244-249
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 29
Date Struck:     244-247 as Caesar
Diameter:     29 mm
Weight:     17.16 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     MARC IVL PHILIPPOS CESAR
Obverse Description:     Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     COL · METRO[POLIS · BOSTRA] / AKTI/A ΔOVC/APIA
Reverse Description:     Legend in three lines within wreath
Primary Reference:     Kindler 46c
Reference2:     Spijkerman -
Reference3:     Rosenberger -
Reference4:     SNG ANS 1246
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions, Inc.
Source:     http://agoraauctions.com
Grade:     Fine
Notes:     Agora Auction 48: Lot No. 127