ANTHEDON, SEVERUS ALEXANDER AE, 222 - 235 C.E.
Sofaer 8 (same dies), Rosenberger 7, About Very Fine, 20.4mm, 8.98 grams
Obverse: Draped and curaissed bust of Severus Alexander, AΥT K M AY CE AΛEΞANΔ around
Reverse: Tyche seated to left, holding scepter with right arm extended over shield, ANΘHΔWNOC ET Θ (Year 9) around
Nicely Centered with decent detail and a bold reverse. VERY RARE with NO examples present in acsearch! An interesting Biblical City renamed Agrippias by Herod the Great in honor of Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa.
Ex: Nussbaum collection, NY Purchased January, 1972 from J. Sasson, Jerusalem. Conserved by David Hendin.