EASTERN ASIA MINOR. Circa 3rd-4th century AD. Gnostic Tessera (Lead, 19 mm, 3.72 g, 12 h). IAω Abrasax facing, with the head of a rooster and snakes for legs, holding a whip in his right hand and a shield with his left. Rev. ABPA-CAΞ in two lines; above, star within crescent. Apparently unpublished. Obolos 12 (2019) 946. Elsen 124 (2015), 404 and Rauch MBS 8 (2004), 685. A rare mystic Tessera. Very fine.
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