Hadrian. AD 117-138. AE 42 mm. Drachm, Alexandria mint. Pharos of Alexandria.

Ancient Coins - Hadrian. AD 117-138. AE 42 mm. Drachm, Alexandria mint. Pharos of Alexandria.
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Obverse: AVT KAIC TRAIAN • AΔPIANOC [CЄB], laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Reverse:  Isis Pharia standing right, holding billowing sail in both hands; to right, the Pharos of Alexandria: high tower with entrance to right at base and decorated with bosses along sides and surmounted by lantern room, decorated at base by Tritons blowing horns and itself surmounted by statue of Poseidon,  L IH (date) above.
 
Köln 1121-1122 var. (entrance to Pharos at base to left); Dattari (Savio) 7721 var. (same - same obv. die); K&G 32.588; cf. BMC 757; Emmett 1002 = Milne 1414.
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