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Hemidrachm: CM.359-2017

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Maker(s)

Hadrian (117-138) (Ruler)
Alexandria (Mint)

Notes

History note: Ex Auction XIII, Lot 510.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2017-07-17) by Roma Numismatics Ltd

Dating

132 - 133

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 29.72 mm Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 14.27 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust, right

  • Text: AVT KAIC TPAIANĀ· A?PIANOC C?B
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: obverse

  • Text: L - ??
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Pharos of Alexandria, surmounted by statues

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.359-2017
Primary reference Number: 241522
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 16 July 2020 Updated: Wednesday 21 July 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 21 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: CAMFZ
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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