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611084
Sale: CNG 61, Lot: 1084. Estimate $750. 
Closing Date: Wednesday, 25 September 2002. 
Sold For $1000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

EGYPT, Alexandria. Antoninus Pius. Year 8 (144/145 AD). Æ Drachm (28.29 gm). Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / "Moon In Cancer" - draped bust of Selene right, star of eight rays before, crescent moon below, crab beneath all; L-H to either side. Köln 1494 var. (obverse bust type); Emmett 1681; Dattari 2963; BMC 1082; Milne 1810. VF, dark brown patina with spots of red and green. ($750)

Ex Kerry K Wetterstrom Collection (Classical Numismatic Auctions Sale XIII, 4 December 1990), lot 161; Münzen und Medaillen Auctiones XVII (7-8 June 1988), lot 408.