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ID:     44-105
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Syria, Phoenicia
City:     Ace-Ptolemais
Issuer:     Valerian I
Date Ruled:     253-260
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 28
Date Struck:     253-260
Diameter:     28.3 mm
Weight:     15.36 g
Die Axis:     1 h
Obverse Legend:     IMP C P LIC VALERIANVS AVG
Obverse Description:     Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     COL PTO-L
Reverse Description:     sacred tree between two altars, each with serpent arising from it; winged caduceus to right
Primary Reference:     Kadman 246
Reference2:     Rosenberger 82
Reference3:     Rouvier 1063 var
Reference4:     Sofaer 286 var
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions, Inc.
Grade:     Fair/VF
Notes:     (1) Agora Auction 44: Lot No. 105; (2) Ex Amphora Coins