Printed Auction 41 Aftersale Lot 135

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Printed Auction 41 Aftersale Lot 135

SYRIA. Seleucis and Pieria. Antioch. Elagabalus. A.D. 218-222. Æ 8 assaria. 19.64 gm. 32 mm. His laureate bust right, slight drapery on far shoulder; ΑΥΤ K Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝ-Ο-C / The Tyche of Antioch seated left on rocks; ram to left above her head, the river-god Orontes swimming left below; ΑΝΤΙΟΧΕ-ΩΝ Μ ΚΟΛΩΝ / Δ - Ε / S - C. McAlee 803a. Near Extremely Fine; attractive bright brown surfaces; exceptional condition. Dramatic large module bronze, reminiscent of a sestertius but with a clearly provincial theme.


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