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AE 2, 24mm 5.7 grams
Obverse: DN MAG MAXIMVS PF AVG
Diademed head right, draped and cuirassed
Reverse: REPARATIO REIPVB
Maximus standing left, crowned by Victory, raising kneeled, turreted figure of a woman
Mintmark: TCON (Arles)
Reference: RIC IX, 26A, Sear 20650
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Elagabalus, 8 assaria, Antioch on the Orontes.
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Odoacer, Kingdom of Italy
Obv: OD[O-VAC], bare-headed, draped bust right
Rev: Odoacer's monogram (letters ODOVA: “Odovacar”) within wreath
Date: 476-493 AD
Ref: RIC X 3502
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Srivijaya of Sumatra
c. 900 to 1300 AD
AV 1/4 Kupang | 0.16 grams | 5mm wide
Obv: Sandalwood flower
Rev: Nagari script Ma character in Sumatran style
Reported from the Musi River of Palembang, sold to me by a Singapore dealer
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Is it just me, or does your coin have five pellets on the obverse?
A triens with a quincunx obverse... Sweet!
Edit: the middle pellet is of course part of the thunderbolt. Silly me...
Claudius II, AD 268-270.
Roman billon Antoninianus, 4.12 g, 20.6 mm, 5 h.
Antioch, 1st emission, AD 268-269.
Obv: IMP C CLAVDIVS AVG, radiate and draped bust of Claudius Gothicus, right.
Rev: NEPTVN AVG, Neptune, standing left, holding dolphin in right hand and trident in left hand; A in exergue.
Refs: RIC 214; MER/RIC temp 1018; Cohen 183; RCV 11353; Hunter 78; Huvelin 1990, 5.
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Phrygia. Aizanis. Agrippina II AD 50-59.
17 mm, 2,91 g
ΑΓΡΙΠΠΙΝΑΝ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΗΝ, draped bust of Agrippina II, right / ΑΙΖΑΝΙΤΩΝ, draped bust of Persephone with ears of corn before
RPC I, 3102; BMC 91, Cop 91H
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Syracuse. Hiketas II. AE. 287-278 BC.
7.26g, 24mm, 9h
Obv: Head of Kore left, grain ear behind.
Rev: Charioteer in biga right, star above
SNG Cop.802, SNG ANS 760
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