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ID:     15-077
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Moesia Inferior
City:     Marcianopolis
Issuer:     Severus Alexander ( Tiberius Julius Festus, magistrate )
Date Ruled:     221-235
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Tetrassarion
Date Struck:     225-229
Diameter:     24.9 mm
Weight:     8.45 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     AVT K M AVP CEVH ΑΛΕZΑΝΔΡΟC
Obverse Description:     Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     ΥΠ ΤΙΒ ΙΟΥΛΦΗCΤΟΥ ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠOΛITΩN
Reverse Description:     Nemesis standing left, holding scales and rod, wheel at feet left
Primary Reference:     AMNG 1017
Reference2:     Varbanov 1795
Reference3:     H & J 6.23.35.11
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions, Inc.
Source:     http://agoraauctions.com
Grade:     VF
Notes:     (1) Agora Auction 15: Lot No. 77; (2) Tiberius Julius Festus, magistrate