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Ancient Coinage of Axum, Afilas

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BMC 10KINGS of AXUM (Aksum). Aphilas. Circa 300 AD. AV Sixteenth Solidus (?) (6.5mm, 0.27 g, 12h). Draped bust right, in headcloth; pellet in crescent before / AFI/LAC/BACI/LEY (King Aphilas) in four lines across fields; •• in field. Munro-Hay Type 8; BMC Aksum 10-11. TextImage
BMC 12KINGS of AXUM. Aphilas (with Ousanas?). Circa 300 AD. AR 12mm (0.71 gm, 12h). AFILA (crescent with pellet) BACILI, bust right, in cap / IAFILAC B(crescent with pellet) ACILEYC, small bust right, in cloth cap; inner circle inlaid with gold. Munro-Hay 10; BMC Aksum 12-19. TextImage
See also: Search for Afilas at CoinArchives.com
Search for Afilas at AncientImports.com
Search for Afilas in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum
Search for Afilas in the ANS Database
Search for Afilas at Incitatus Coins

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