Adraa, Marcus Aurelius AE, RARE!, BOLD VF, Biblical Edre'i, 175/176 C.E.

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ADRAA, MARCUS AURELIUS AE

Sofaer 2v, Rosenberger 2v, Bold Very Fine, light cleaning marks in field, 27.3mm, 12.37 grams, Struck year 70 = 175/176 C.E.

Obverse: Laureate bust of Marcus Aurelius to right, M AVY ANTWONINO around

Reverse: Dome-shaped baetyl on altar with staircase, ΔOYCAPHC ΘEOC AΔPAHNWN E O around

A SUPERIOR specimen and a RARE coin!

Eus5bius believed the city of Adraa to be on the same site as the Biblical Edre'i