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113, Lot: 168. Estimate $100.
Sold for $66. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

EGYPT, Alexandria. Antoninus Pius. 138-161 AD. Æ Drachm (32mm, 25.80 gm). Dated RY 13 (149/50 AD). Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / IS (16) above (referring to the height of the optimal flood level of the Nile), Nilus reclining left, holding Nike and reed; crocodile below, TPICKAI (date) above. Köln 1642; cf. Dattari 2772; Milne 2054 var. (without Nike); Emmett 1621 var. (same). Good Fine, brown patina.

From the Garth R. Drewry Collection. Ex Bowers and Merena (5-6 June 2002), lot 182.