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ID:     35-173
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Syria, Phoenicia
City:     Ace-Ptolemais
Issuer:     Hadrian
Date Ruled:     117-138
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 21
Date Struck:     117-138
Diameter:     21 mm
Weight:     11.02 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     IMP TRA HADRIA[NO CAESAR]
Obverse Description:     Laureate and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     DIVOS CLAV above, C-O-L/PT-OL in two lines across field
Reverse Description:     founder plowing right with yoked bull and cow; in background, four standards
Primary Reference:     Kadman 103
Reference2:     cf. Rosenberger 48 (head right)
Reference3:     cf. Rouvier 1000 (same)
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions, Inc.
Grade:     aVF
Notes:     (1) Agora Auction 35: Lot No. 173; (2) From the Kenneth Miller Collection of Ake-Ptolema├»s and Related Biblical Coins