Anthedon, Alexander Severus AE, VERY RARE, Pedigreed!, About VF, 222 - 235 C.E. SOLD

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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.