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    MACEDONIA. Amphipolis and Cassandrea. Septimius Severus and Severus Alexander. Lot of 4 Æ Cassandrea. Septimius Severus (AD 193-211). Æ 20 (4.04 gm). Laureate and draped bust right / Head of Zeus Ammon, right. Note the celator's error in spelling emperor's name on coin! Lindgren 1042 (same dies). Rare. Well struck with earthen deposits. // Amphipolis. Septimius Severus (AD 193-211) Æ 22 (7.86 gm). Laureate bare bust right / City goddess seated left, holding patera. SNG ANS 7 (Macedonia), 196-198; BMC 58, 126. Nice portrait, olive green patina. // Amphipolis. Severus Alexander (AD 222-235). Æ 20 (4.61 gm). Laureate head right / Tyche seated left, patera in right hand. SNG ANS 7 (Macedonia) , 203; BMC 60, 135. // Uncertain Macedonia. Severus Alexander (AD 222-235) Æ 26 (16.80 gm). Portrait of Alexander the Great, with flowing hair, right / Bellepheron mounted on mounted steed (Pegasus?), charging right. Cf. SNG Cop 1359; cf. AMNG III 847 . A bit rough, but with nice earthen contrasts. All three coins VF or better.

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