EGYPT, Alexandria. Caracalla.
|Sale: Triton VI, Lot: 603. Estimate $2000.
Closing Date: Monday, 13 January 2003.
Sold For $2000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
198-211 AD. Æ Drachm (26.41 gm). Dated year 21 (212/213 AD). AVT K M AVP CE ANTWNINOC P
M BPE M EV CEB, laureate head right / Caracalla standing facing, at left, holding spear and globe, being crowned by Serapis at right; LKA left. Köln 2284; Dattari 4054; Milne 2732b var.; Emmett 2831A. Nice VF, attractive brown patina, small spot of hard encrustation before nose, otherwise choice surfaces. Very rare and perhaps the finest known of the type. ($2000)