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    SYRIA. Antioch. Caracalla (AD 198-217). AR tetradrachm (12.15 gm). NGC MS ★ 5/5 - 5/5. Struck AD 215-217. Laureate head of Caracalla right / Eagle standing facing on small club, head right, with wings spread, holding wreath in beak; star between legs. McAlee 686. Prieur 233. Superb strike in sound metal, with lustrous fields and razor sharp devices.

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    September, 2017
    7th-12th Thursday-Tuesday
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