Egypt, Alexandria. Aurelian with Vabalathus (271-2 CE) Potin Tetradrachm

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Locale: Egypt
Issuer: Alexandria
Date: 271-2 CE
Denomination: Potin Tetradrachm (21mm, 9.57g, 12h)

Obverse: Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Aurelian right; LB (date: regnal year 2) to lower right.
Reverse: Laureate, diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Vabalathus right; LЄ (date: regnal year 5) across field. 

Literature: Emmett 3914; Köln 3058-62; K&G 106.71.
Preservation: Exceptionally sharp portraits; red-brown patina.