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    Abila, Decapolis. Elagabalus (218 - 222 AD). AE (24mm, 10.89 gm, 12h). Draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus r., laureate; AYTKMAY... / Tetrastyle temple facade with central arch and podium with stairs, flanked by two towers with doors and windows; in center, flaming altar; in front, colonnade (?); E CY; on l., ΑΒΙΛ... (of the people of Seleucia Abila in Coele-Syria), below, date above: BΠC (year 282 = 218/9 AD). Spijk. 23. Ros. 23. Sofaer pl. 125, 23. Dark green patina, earthen highlights. Very Fine.

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