Egypt. Alexandria under Hadrian (AD 117-138). AE drachm (35mm, 20.26g). Struck in regnal year 18 (AD 133/4). VERY RARE VARIETY!

Ancient Coins - Egypt. Alexandria under Hadrian (AD 117-138). AE drachm (35mm, 20.26g). Struck in regnal year 18 (AD 133/4). VERY RARE VARIETY!
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Egypt. Alexandria under Hadrian (AD 117-138). AE drachm (35mm, 20.26g). Struck in regnal year 18 (AD 133/4). Laureate and draped bust of Hadrian r. / Isis Pharia sailing right toward the Pharos lighthouse, which is surmounted by two Tritons, each blowing a buccinum (trumpet), lantern surmounted by statue holding situla and scepter; Isis holding a billowing sail with both hands; Date to l. Cf. Köln 1124; cf. Dattari 1767; cf. Milne 1417; cf. Emmett 1002.

A rare variety with the date fully in the left field. Specimens of this type in published collections and on Coin Archives have the date spread across the fields or above.

Prix SKU: aa334
US$ 850.00
  • € 699.98
  • £ 603.50
  • AUD 1,097.78
  • CHF 766.53
  • CAD 1,030.37

Cotation au: 05/18/21

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