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ID:     PRV-563
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     CILICIA
City:     Seleuceia ad Calycadnum
Issuer:     Severus Alexander
Date Ruled:     222-235 CE
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Ae28
Struck / Cast:     struck
Diameter:     28 mm
Weight:     10.68 g
Obverse Legend:     AV K M AVP CЄOVHP AΛЄΞANΔPOC
Obverse Description:     Radiate and cuirassed bust right with annulet within Δ countermark
Reverse Legend:     CЄΛЄVKЄΩN KAΔVK
Reverse Description:     Distyle temple, containing Tyche seated left on rocks, holding grain ears; below, river god Kalykadnos swimming left
Primary Reference:     RPC IV 7907 (temporary)
Reference2:     SNG Levante Supp. 1, 196 (Rev. legend spacing, same obv. die)
Reference3:     SNG Leybold 2598; Ziegler Munzen 469
Reference4:     Howgego 670 (countermark)
Grade:     Nice VF, brown patina
Notes:     ex.-CNG, ex.-Mark Staal Collection