CNG Bidding Platform


Products and Services

Research Coins: Feature Auction

Triton XXI, Lot: 66. Estimate $300.
Sold for $275. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

EGYPT, Alexandria. Hadrian. AD 117-138. BI Tetradrachm (23mm, 13.02 g, 11h). Dated RY 15 (AD 130/131). AVT KAI TPAI A∆PIA CЄB, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Alexandria standing right, holding vexillum and presenting grain ears to Hadrian standing left, holding scepter; L IE (date) across field. Köln 1026-8; Dattari (Savio) 1268 & 7367; K&G 32.505; RPC III 5768/95 (this coin); Emmett 845.15; Staffieri, Alexandria In Nummis 60 (this coin). Near EF, lightly toned, some minor porosity.

From the Giovanni Maria Staffieri Collection. Ex Harlan J. Berk Ltd. BBS 78 (8 September 1993), lot 581.