EGYPT.ALEXANDRIA.Hadrian AD 117-138.AE.Drachma.AD 127-128.~#~Nilus reclining on Hippopotamus~~~issue records the number of cubits the Nile rose

Ancient Coins - EGYPT.ALEXANDRIA.Hadrian AD 117-138.AE.Drachma.AD 127-128.~#~Nilus reclining on Hippopotamus~~~issue records the number of cubits the Nile rose
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EGYPT.ALEXANDRIA.Hadrian AD 117-138.AE.Drachma.AD 127-128.
( 25.72g,34mm,12h)
AVT KAI TRAI AΔPIA CEB, laurtate bust right of Hadrian.
Reverse.Nilus reclining left, cornucopiae emerging from naval , reed behind,left elbow resting on Hippopotamus, in exergue L ΔWΔΕΚ (= regnal year 12= AD 127/28), above IS=16.
Ref:BMC Alexandria -,Forschner -.
About very fine.Rare.
Nice brown patina.

The numeral 16 in the field represents the number of cubits that the river Nile rose either in that year or the previous year.
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