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Obolos 23

12 June 2022
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Hammer Price: Unsold
Lot 68

EGYPT. Alexandria. Antoninus Pius, 138-161. Drachm (Bronze, 34.0 mm, 24.48 g, 12 h), year 11 = 147-148. ΑYΤ Κ Τ ΑΙΛ ΑΔΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟC CEB EYC Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. L EΝΔEΚΑΤΟY Nilus seated left on rocks, holding reed in left hand and cornucopia in right, from which Genius issues holding wreath; crocodile at his side; above, Iς. Dattari (Savio) 2744 (same obverse die?). Geissen 1521 (same obverse die). K&G 35.408 var. (positions of cornucopia and reed switched). RPC IV.4 Online temp. 15881. Brown patina. Very fine.

From the collection of Jean-Pierre Righetti.

Online bidding closes: 12 Jun 2022, 14:34:00 CEST Current Date & Time: 24 Mar 2023, 14:18:02 CET Remaining Time: Closed Hammer Price:Unsold
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