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    'Star' Torches with Serpents

    MYSIA. Cyzicus. Gallienus (AD 253-268). AE (24mm, 7.97 gm, 7h). NGC Choice AU★ 4/5 - 5/5. Lucius Severus, strategos. AYT K Π ΛIK•-ΓAΛΛIHNOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust left, right hand raised, shield decorated with aegis in left / CTPA ΛOK CEBHPOY KVZIKH/NΩN, ΔIC NЄOKO/PΩN, two flaming torches, both entwined by serpent facing inward; flaming altar between. Cf. SNG France 5, 881 and 883-884.

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