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ID:     23-060
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     Bithynia
City:     Nicaea
Issuer:     Severus Alexander
Date Ruled:     221-235
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Assarion
Date Struck:     222-235
Diameter:     20.9 mm
Weight:     4.75 g
Die Axis:     1 h
Obverse Legend:     M AVP CEVH AΛEΞANΔPOC AVΓ
Obverse Description:     Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     NI-K-AI-E/ΩN
Reverse Description:     three legionary standards topped with wreathes
Primary Reference:     Rec Gen 617 var
Reference2:     Weiser 30 var
Reference3:     BMC 103
Reference4:     SNG vA 623 var
Photograph Credit:     Agora Auctions, Inc.
Source:     http://agoraauctions.com
Grade:     VF
Notes:     Agora Auction 23: Lot No. 60