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ROMAN PROVINCIAL; Syria; Philip I CE 24-248



Bi Tetradrachm; 25 mm, 9.55 g, 6 h, Antioch, CE 248-249

McAlee 947
Prieur 449

O: radiate draped and cuirassed bust r., AYTOK K M IOYΛI ΦIΛIΠΠOC CϵB
R: eagle stg r holding wreath in beak, ΔHMAPX ϵΞ OYCIAC YΠATO Δ in ex.
ANTIOXIA/SC

Ex: Dionysus/Germany
Ex: Warren Esty Collection




Apparently scarce variety counted 12 examples on two sites of which this is one.