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353, Lot: 372. Estimate $200.
Sold for $140. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

EGYPT, Uncertain. 2nd-3rd centuries AD. PB Tessera (22mm, 4.05 g, 2h). Emperor (or Antinous?), wearing hem-hem crown, standing right, being crowned by Nike standing left on globe; palm frond to left / Alexandria (?) standing left, resting right foot on globe, holding serpent-entwined vexillum and poring amphora into font. Milne –; Dattari (Savio) 6436 corr. (undated); Köln –. VF, beige patina.

Dattari sees a date of L Є, but this cataloger can find no trace of one either on the present coin nor the piece illustrated in Dattari (Savio).