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 Seleucia and Pieria. Antioch. Pseudo-Autonomous 20 / Star of Bethlehem Depicted $100.00 



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Attribution: RPC I 4287
Date: 55/56 AD
Obverse: Turreted and veiled head of Tyche right
Reverse: Ram jumping right, looking back; crescent and star above
Size: 20.45mm
Weight: 5.15 grams
Rarity: 6
Description: VF. Issued under Syrian Legate Ummidius Durmuis duringn the reign of Nero. A scarce and sought after type possibly depicting the star of Bethlehem that heralded the birth of Jesus Christ. For more information you can look at Michael Molnar's site at this link http://www.eclipse.net/~molnar/index.html Includes old collector paper envelope.


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