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ID:     12-076
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Syria, Decapolis
City:     Bostra
Issuer:     Severus Alexander
Date Ruled:     221-235
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE 19
Date Struck:     222-235
Diameter:     19 mm
Weight:     4.93 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Legend:     IMP CAES M AVR SEV ALEXANDER AVG
Obverse Description:     Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     COLONIA BOSTRA
Reverse Description:     draped bust of Zeus-Ammon, wearing solar disk
Primary Reference:     Spijkerman 48
Reference2:     Rosenberger 41
Reference3:     SNG ANS 1222
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions, Inc.
Source:     http://agoraauctions.com
Grade:     VG
Notes:     Agora Auction 12: Lot No. 76