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    PHOENICIA. Tyre and Berytus. Caracalla (AD 211-217) and Elagabalus (218-222). Lot of 3 Æ
    Tyre. Caracalla. Æ 25 (11.50 gm). Laureate head right / Two prize urns on three-dimensional agonistic table, murex shell below. Lindgren III, A1468A;, BMC 379, Rouvier 2324. Earthen deposits and desert patina. Near VF // Berytus. Caracalla. Æ 25 (15.19 gm). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Tetrastyle temple with curved arch, containing Marsyas right, with wine skin over shoulder, above arch, a figure riding right on a lion or panther. Lindgren-Kovacs I, 2269; BMC 192. Near VF // Tyre. Elagabalus. Æ 26 (11.29 gm). Laureate and draped bust right/ Astarte standing facing, holding scepter and placing hand on trophy; at her feet, Marsyas advancing right, carrying wine-skin over shoulder; to right, column surmounted by Nike. BMC (Phoenicia) 396, Lindgren-Kovacs I, 2376. Excellent portrait and full reverse features. Good VF


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