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    Raphia, Judaea. Severus Alexander (232 - 235 AD). AE (24.5mm, 12.27gm, 12h). Draped bust of Severus Alexander r., laureate; AΥT KAI M A CE ΑΛΕΞΑΝ?ΡΟC lots of legend, difficult to read / Artemis advancing r., holding bow and drawing arrow from quiver at her shoulder; before her, stag running r.; IEPA PAΦΙΑ (Raphia, holy) and date ΘC (290 = 230/1 AD). Mesh. Raphia 45. Ros. 23. Sofaer pl. 122,17. Samuels 221 (this coin). Brown patina, earthen highlights. Very Fine.

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