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A.K.Collection: Lot no. 621

    ID N01:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Tetradrachm (Bi; 22mm; 10.38g; 12h) (year 14) 150/151. C CEB EVCEB – ΑΝΤωIΝNΟC C-EB - EVCEB Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right; drapery on left shoulder. Rev. L I-Δ (= year 14) Eagle standing right, looking back; in beak, wreath.

Alexandria -; BMC p. 116, 1003var (bust); Dattari 2416; Geissen 2 p. 316, 1644.

Ex Stoecklin coll., stock F. Sternberg Zurich 1975.


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    ID N02:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23-24mm; 12.08g; 12h) (year 14) 150/151. C CEB EVCEB – ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟ Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right; drapery on left shoulder. Rev. L I-Δ (= year 14) Alexandria standing left, wears elephant's skin on head, holds corn-ears upright in right hand and vexillum in left.

Alexandria p. 24 and p. 112 pl. 10 (this coin); BMC p. 116, 998var (bust); Dattari 2134; Geissen 2 p. 316, 1645.

Ex stock Münzen und Medaillen Basel 1972.


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    ID N03:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Tetradrachm (BI; 23-25mm; 13.15g; 12h) (year 14) 150/151. EB EVCEB - ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟC - C Laureate, cuirassed and draped bust of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. L I-Δ (= year 14) Roma seated left, wears helmet and chiton, leaving right breast bare; on right hand Nike to right, bearing wreath and palm; in left hand spear.

Alexandria p. 24 and p. 112 pl. 8 (this coin); BMC p. 116, 996var (bust); Dattari 2334; Geissen 2 p. 318, 1650.

Ex Steger coll., Münzhandlung Basel 6, Mar 1936, 779; ex stock F. Sternberg Zurich 1996.


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    ID N04:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Drachm (AE; 32mm; 22.62g; 12h) (year 14) 150/151. [ ] EVC AVT K T AIΛ AΔΡ – Α[ΝΤωΝΙΝΟC CEB] Laureate, cuirassed and draped bust of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. L I-Δ (= year 14) Athena standing left, wears helmet and chiton, holds Nike on right hand and restes left on shield.

Alexandria p. 24 and p. 113 pl. 16 (this coin); BMC – ; Dattari 2487var; Geissen 2 p. 318, 1654.


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    ID N05:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Drachm (AE; 33-34mm; 25.48g; 12h) (year 14) 150/151. TAV AIΛ T K T VACVEB – [ ]C CONINωTNA (retrograd) Laureate, cuirassed and draped bust of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. L I-Δ (= year 14) Female griffin seated to right, farther fore-paw on wheel.

Alexandria p. 24 and p. 113 pl. 12 (this coin); BMC p. 140, 1181var (legend); Dattari 3122var (legend); Geissen 2 p. 320, 1658var (legend).

Ex Niggeler coll., stock Münzen und Medaillen 1973.


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    ID N06:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Tetradrachm (Bi; 22-24mm; 13.62g; 12h) (year 15) 151/152. ΑΝΤωΝ[ΙΝΟC CE] - [B] EVCEB Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. IE L (= year 15) Isis-Tyche standing facing, head right, wears turreted headdress, long chiton, holding in right hand, rudder and on left small figure of Isis Pharia with headdress, holding situla in right and sceptre in left.

Alexandria p. 24 and p. 113 pl. 16 (this coin); BMC p. 116, 1000 and pl. 14; Dattari 2393; Geissen 2 p. 322, 1667.

Ex Steger coll., Münzhandlung Basel 6, Mar 1936, 794; ex Voirol coll, stock Sternberg Zurich.


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    ID N07:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23-24mm; 12.73g; 12h) (year 15) 151/152. ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟC C-E-B EVCEB Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right; drapery on left shoulder. Rev. L IE (= year 15) Zeus seated left, his right hand extended over eagle looking left, in left hand bis thunderbolt. Rare.

Alexandria p. 24 and p. 113 pl. 15 (this coin); BMC -; Dattari 2401; Dattari-Savio 8270; Geissen -.

Ex Steger coll., Münzhandlung Basel 6, Mar 1936, 790; ex Voirol coll, stock Sternberg Zurich 1986.


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    ID N08:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Tetradrachm (Bi; 21-22mm; 10.93g; 12h) (year 17) 153/154. ΑΝΤωΝΙ[Ν]ΟC CEB EVCEB Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to left, drapery on left shoulder. Rev. L / I-Z (= year 17) Dikeiosyne seated to left, holds scales in right hand and cornucopiae in left. Rare.

Alexandria -; BMC -; Dattari 2210var (bust); Geissen -.

Ex Naegeli coll., stock F. Sternberg 1992.


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    ID N09:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Diobol (AE; 22mm; 8.63g; 12h) (year 17) 153/154. AVT K T AI Δ-Ρ ΑΝΤωΝ[ΙΝΟC CEB] Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. L I-Z (= year 17) Winged cadueus with Skent. Rare.

Alexandria -; BMC -; Dattari 3020bis var (bust); Dattari-Savio 8878; Geissen -.


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    ID N10:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Drachm (AE; 32-33mm; 25.98g; 12h)(year 18) 154/155. CE-BEY AV TI AI AΔΡ - ΑΝΤ[ωΝΙΝΟC] Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. [L] IH (= year 18) Head of Zeus Ammon, wears disc to right.

Alexandria p. 25 and p. 113, pl. 19 (this coin); BMC p. 119, 1020; Dattari 2943; Geissen 2 p. 344, 1734.


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    ID N11:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Drachm (AE; 36-37mm; 24.85g; 12h) (year 20) 156/157. EB EYCE [ ] AV TI AI AΔΡ – ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟ-C C-] Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. [L] K (= year 20) Nilus recumbent, holds reed and cornucopiae; beneath, crocodile right and water plants.

Alexandria p. 25 and p. 113, pl. 21 (this coin); BMC p. 137, 1154var; Dattari ; Geissen 2 p. 360, 1784var (legend).

Ex stock Münzen und Medaillen Basel 1974.


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    ID N12:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Drachm (AE; 32-33mm; 19.24g; 12h) (year 21) 157/158. [B ANT K T AI AΔΡ] – ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟC – CE Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. L - KA (= year 21) Eagle with open wings, head to left, wreath in beak.

Alexandria p. 25 and p. 114, pl. 26 (this coin); BMC p. 140, 1180var (year); Dattari 3097; Geissen 2 p. 364, 1799.

Ex stock Münzen und Medaillen Basel 1981.


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    ID N13:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Drachm (AE; 33-34mm; 17.86g; 12h) uncertain date, probably year 21. 157/158. [ ] AVT [ ] Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. probably below [LKA] (= year 21) Isis Sothis riding on dog running to right, seated facing, head right, wearing horns disk and plumes, clad in chiton with mantle, knot on breast, holds cornucopiae and sceptre; dog wears radiate wreath on head, which is turned back.

Alexandria p. 25 and p. 114, pl. 24 (this coin); BMC p. 133, 1122 and pl. 16; Dattari 2681; Geissen 2 p. 364, 1804var (bust).


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    ID N14:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Drachm (AE; 33-34mm; 22.00g; 12h) (year 21) 157/158. [ ]AVT K AI AΔΡ – [ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟC CEB] Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. L K-A (= year 21) Nilus seated left, head to left, wears himation over lower limbs and left arm, holds cornucopiae (from which springs infant genius, offering him wreath), and in left reed; beneath, crocodile.

BMC – cf. 136, 1156 (different year and head of Nilus to right) and pl. 19; Dattari 2735var; Geissen 2 p. 366, 1805var (head of Nilus to right).


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    ID N15:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23-25mm; 13.61g; 12h) (year 22) 158/159. ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟC CEB EVCEB Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. L KB (= year 22) Nilus recumbent left, head to left, wears himation over lower limbs and left arm, holds cornucopiae in left arm and reed in right hand; beneath, crocodile.

Alexandria p. 25f. and p. 114, pl. 27 (this coin); BMC -; Dattari 2308var; Geissen 2 p. 370, 1818.

Ex stock Münzen und Medaillen Basel 1969.


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    ID N16:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Drachm (AE; 31mm; 18.72g; 11h)(year 22) 158/159. [AVT K] AI AΔΡ – ΑΝΤωΝ[ΙΝΟC CE EV] Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right; drapery on left shoulder. Rev. [L] K-B (= year 22) Hermanubis standing left, wears modius and himation over right shoulder and lower limbs, holds palm-branch and caduceus; behind, jackal right, looking back.

Alexandria p. 26 and p. 114, pl. 28 (this coin); BMC p. 135, 1138var (year); Dattari 2632 (this coin); Geissen 2 p. 372, 1831.


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    ID N17:

Alexandria Antoninus Pius AD 138-161. Tetradrachm (Bi; 24-25mm; 15.31g; 12h) (year 23) 159/160. ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟC CEB EVCEB Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. L KΓ (= year 23) Isis, wears horns disk and plumes, seated right, suckling Harpokrates, who wears skhent and holds in left lotus-bud.

Alexandria p. 26 and p. 114, pl. 29 (this coin); BMC p. 115, 990 and pl. 16; Dattari 2257; Geissen 2 p. 376, 1842.

Ex H.C. Levis coll., Naville 11, 585; ex Naegeli coll., stock F. Sternberg Zurich 1980.


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    ID N18:

Alexandria Marcus Aurelius as Caesar Tetradrachm (Bi; 22-23mm; 12.74g; 12h) (year 14) 150/151. M A-VPHΛIC - KAICAP Laureate bust of Marcus Aurelius to right, drapery on left shoulder. Rev. [L] I-Δ (= year 14) Roma seated to left, holding Nike in right hand and sceptre in left.

Alexandria p. 24 and p. 112, pl. 9 (this coin); BMC -; Dattari 3173var (bust); Geissen -.

Ex Naegeli coll., stock F. Sternberg Zurich 1992.


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    ID N19:

Alexandria Marcus Aurelius AD 161-180. Tetradrachm (Bi; 21-22mm; 9.38g; 12h) (year 3) 162/163. M - AVPHΛI[OC] - ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟ[C] Laureate bust of Marcus Aurelius to right, drapery on left shoulder. Rev. L Δ (= year 4) Nike advancing left, holds wreath in right hand and palm in left.

Alexandria p. 26 and p. 115, pl. 4 (this coin); BMC p. 152, 1265var (bust); Dattari 3358; Geissen 3 -.


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    ID N20:

Alexandria Faustina Junior, Augusta 147-175/6 AD. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23-24mm; 12.18g; 12h) (year 13) 149/150. ΦΑΥC[TINA] - [C]EBACTH Draped bust of Faustina II to right. Rev. L ΔωΔΕ-ΚΑΤΟV Eusebeia, seated to left, veiled, clad in chiton and peplos, holding patea over altar and sceptre.

Alexandria p. 23 and p. 112, pl. 4 (this coin); BMC p. 161, 1321var (legends); Dattari 3247var (legends); Geissen 2 p. 414, 1945var (legends).

Ex Steger coll., Münzhandlung Basel 6, Mar 1936, 898b; ex Voirol coll., stock F. Sternberg Zurich 1979.


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    ID N21:

Alexandria Faustina Junior, Augusta 147-175/6 AD. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23mm; 12.79g; 12h) (year 14) 150/151. [CE]BACTH - ΦΑΥCTINA Draped bust of Faustina II to right. Rev. L I-Δ (= year 14) Eagle standing right, looking back; in beak, wreath.

Alexandria -; BMC -; Dattari 3275; Geissen 2 p. 416, 1951.

Ex Naegeli coll., stock F. Sternberg Zurich 1980.


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    ID N22:

Alexandria Faustina Junior, Augusta 147-175/6 AD. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23-24mm; 10.63g; 12h) (year 14) 150/151. CEBACTH - ΦΑΥCTIN[A] Draped bust of Faustina II to right. Rev. L - IΔ (= year 14) Alexandria with elephant's head standing to left, holding two corn-ears upright in right hand and vexillum in left.

Alexandria p. 24 and p. 112, pl. 11 (this coin); BMC -; Dattari 3231; Geissen 2 p. 416, 1952.

Ex stock Münzen und Medaillen Basel 1975.


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    ID N23:

Alexandria Faustina Junior, Augusta 147-175/6 AD. Tetradrachm (Bi; 22-23mm; 12.60g; 12h) (year 17) 153/154. CEBACCT[H] (sic) - ΦΑΥCTINA Draped bust of Faustina II to right. Rev. L I-Z (= year 17) Dikaiosyne seated to left, holds scales in right hand and cornucopiae in left.

Alexandria p. 25 and p. 113, pl. 18 (this coin); BMC p. 161, 1319var (year); Dattari 3241; Dattari-Savio 9083var (legend); Geissen 2 p. 422, 1969var.


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    ID N24:

Alexandria Faustina Junior, Augusta 147-175/6 AD. Obol (AE; 19-20mm; 4.79g; 12h) (year 19) 155/156. CEBACTH - ΦΑΥCTINA Draped bust of Faustina II to right. Rev. L (in exergue)/ I-Θ (= year 19) Griffon seated to right, left praw on wheel. Very rare.

Alexandria p. 25 and p. 113, pl. 20 (this coin); Dattari 3320 (this coin); Geissen – cf. p. 428, 1991 (year 24 and griffon to left.


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    ID N25:

Alexandria Lucius Verus AD 161-169. Drachm (AE; 33-34mm; 19.57g; 12h) 161. (year 2) 161/162. Λ AVPHΛIOC – OYHPOC CEB Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Lucius Verus to right. Rev. L - B (= year 2) Dikaiosyne standing left, holds scales and cornucopiae.

Alexandria p. 26 and p. 114, pl. 2 (this coin); BMC p. 170, 1375; Dattari 3707; Geissen 3 p. 64, 2135var (bust to left).

Ex stock Münzen und Medailen Basel 1982.


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