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Aries
Antiochia ad Orontem, Syria - Elagabalus
Elagabalus Obv: [AV]T K M AV AN[...]
Radiate head right.
Rev: S C
Ram (Aries) leaping right, head left. ΔE below; all within laurel-wreath.
(BMC 446v)
17mm / 5.5g
die axis 6:00
Nisibis, Mesopotamia - Philip I
Philip Obv: AVTOK K M IOVΛI ΦIΛIΠΠ[OC CEB]
Philip's laureate, draped and cuirassed bust left.
Rev: IOV CEΠ KOΛΩ NECIBI MHT
Tetrastyle temple, with central arch, containing City-goddess seated facing; sign of Aries above her head, river-god swimming at her feet.
(GIC 3970v)
25mm / 11.8g
die axis 5:00
Antiochia ad Orontem, Syria - Trebonianus Gallus
Trebonianus Obv: AVTOK K Γ OVIB TPEB ΓAΛΛOC CEB
Laureate and draped bust right.
Rev: ANTIOXEΩN MHTPO KOΛΩN.
Tetrastyle shrine, with City-goddess seated facing on rock, river god Orontes swimming at her feet; above shrine, ram running right; Δ-E in fields; SC in exergue.
(GIC 4350)
30mm / 20.3g
die axis 6:00
Trebonianus Obv: AVTOK K Γ OVIB TPEB [ΓAΛΛOC CEB]
Laureate and draped bust right.
Rev: [ANTIOXEΩN MHTPO KOΛΩN]
Tetrastyle shrine, with City-goddess seated facing on rock, river god Orontes swimming at her feet; above shrine, ram running right; Δ-E in fields; SC in exergue.
(GIC 4350)
28mm / 14.6g
die axis 5:00