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ID:     37-149
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Syria, Phoenicia
City:     Ace-Ptolemais
Issuer:     Gallienus
Date Ruled:     253-268
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 28
Date Struck:     253-268
Diameter:     28.4 mm
Weight:     18.15 g
Die Axis:     11 h
Obverse Legend:     IMP CE LIC [GALLIENVS AVG]
Obverse Description:     radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     COL P-[T-O-L]
Reverse Description:     Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopia; in left field, winged caduceus
Primary Reference:     Kadman 251 var
Reference2:     Rosenberger -
Reference3:     Rouvier -
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions, Inc.
Grade:     Fine
Notes:     (1) Agora Auction 37: Lot No. 149; (2) All of the standard references include "Nike standing on column to right, crowning Tyche". This coin is lacking this element. Apparently an unpublished type.; (3) From the Kenneth Miller Collection of Ake-Ptolema├»s and Related Biblical Coins