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A.K.Collection: Lot no. 622

    ID O01:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 24-24mm; 12.78g; 11h) (year 21) 180/181. [M AYPH] KOMMO – ANTWNINOC CE Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. Emperor on horseback galloping to right, wearing cuirass and paludamentum, strikes with lance at enemy in oriental dress prostrate right beneath his horse; in field date, L/K-A (= year 21).

Alexandria p. 27 and 115 pl.12 (this coin); BMC p. 178, 1430 and pl. 27; Dattari 3851var (legend); Geissen 2203.


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    ID O02:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 24-25mm; 12.58g; 11h) (year 21) 180/181. M AYPH KOMMO - ANTWNINOC CE Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. Emperor in triumphal quadriga to right, holding aquila in right hand, above, date LKA (= year 21).

Alexandria p. 27 and 115 pl. 11 (this coin); BMC p. 178, 1429; Dattari 3852var; Dattari-Savio 9560; Geissen 2204.

Ex Naegeli coll., stock F. Sternberg Zurich 1988.


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    ID O03:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 24-25mm; 12.39g; 11h) (year 21) 180/181. M AYPH KOMMO – ANTWNINOC CE Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. Trophy of helmet with cheek-pieces, cuirass, and pair of crossed oblong shields at either side with javelins; at the foot, two captives seated on the ground left and right, their hands bound, one on right looks back; in field, date, L/K-A (= year 21).

Alexandria p. 28 and 116 pl. 13 (this coin); BMC p. 179, 1441; Dattari 3904var (legend); Geissen 2205.

Ex Steger coll., Münzhandlung Basel 6, 18 Mar 1936, 1000; Voirol coll., stock F. Sternberg Zurich 1980.


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    ID O04:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 24-25mm; 13.14g; 12h) (year 23) 182/183. M AYPH KOMM – ANTWNIN[O]C CE Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. VΠAT-OC - TOΔ Zeus seated to left, holding Nike on globe, bearing wreath, and resting left on sceptre; in exergue, date L KΓ (= year 23).

Alexandria -; BMC p. 174, 1396; Dattari 3898; Geissen 2209var (Av.legend).

Ex Kurpfälzische Münzhandlung 69, Mannheim 13-14 Dec 2005, 214.


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    ID O05:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Diobol (Bi; 23-24mm; 9.66g; 11h) (year 23) 182/183. M AYPH KOMM – ANTWNIN[O]C CE Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. Lion walking to right; in exergue, date L KΓ (= year 23). Very rare.

Alexandria p. 28 and 116 pl.14 (this coin); BMC p.-; Dattari 3963 ; Dattari-Savio pl. 213 (this coin); Geissen -.

Ex Dattari coll.


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    ID O06:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 24-26mm; 13.23g; 10h) (year 25) 184/185. M A KOM ANT - CEB EVCEB Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. Emperor standing left, wears tall round cap, clad in chiton with himation over lower limbs and left shoulder; offers incense at altar before bust of Sarapis right, wearing modius upon column; in field, date L/K-[E] (= year 25). Rare.

Alexandria -; BMC p. 178, 1432var (av. Legend and date) and pl. 27; Dattari 3848; Geissen 2218.


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    ID O07:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 22-26mm; 10.13g; 12h) 184/185 (?) (uncertain year, 25 ?) M A KO ANT[W] – CEB EVCEB Radiate head of Commodus to right. Rev. Emperor standing to left and extending right hand to raise up kneeling female figure; holding two corn-ears in left hand; in field date, LK-E (?) (= year 25). Very rare.

Alexandria p. 28 and 116 pl.15 (this coin); BMC p. -; Dattari – cf. 3855; Dattari-Savio 9561; Geissen -; M. Weder NumZ 96, 1982, pl. 4.7.

Ex Aiello coll. Malloy XIV, New York 2 Jul 1979, 367.


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    ID O08:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 25-27mm; 10.66g; 12h) (year 27) 186/187. M A KO ANTW – CEB EVCEB Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. Bust of Nilus to right, crowned with lotus, cornucopiae on right shoulder, himation over left; in field, date, LK-ζ (= year 27).

Alexandria p. 28 and 116 pl.16 (this coin); BMC p. 177, 1425 ; Dattari 3876var (Av.legend); Geissen 2224var (Av.legend).


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    ID O09:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 22-24mm; 11.22g; 12h) (year 27) 186/187. M A KO ANTW – CEB EVCEB Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. Head of Zeus Ammon to right with ram's horn, disk on head; in field, date, L[K]-Z (= year 27).

Alexandria -; BMC p. 175, 1402; Dattari 3900; Geissen 2225.

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


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    ID O10:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 24-25mm; 11.91g; 12h) (year 28) 187/188. M A KOM ANTW – CEB EVCEB Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. Hermanubis standing to right, wearing modius; holding winged caduceus and palm-branch; at his feet, behind, jackal left, looking right; in field, date LK-H (= year 28).

Alexandria p. 28 and 116 pl.17 (this coin); BMC p. 178, 1428 and pl. 18; Dattari 3866; Geissen 2229.


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    ID O11:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23-24mm; 11.52g; 12h) (year 29) 188/189. [M] A KO[M AN]TW – CEB EVCEB Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. LKΘ (= year 29) Emperor, laureate and togate, standing left, holding patera above altar in right hand and sceptre in left; behind him, Nike in chiton to right, right hand extended, having crowned Emperor, in left hand palm.

Alexandria p. 28 and 116 pl.19 (this coin); BMC p. 178, 1434; Dattari 3856; Geissen 2239.

Ex stock Rigö Münzenhandlung Konstanz 1964.


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    ID O12:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 24-25mm; 12.18g; 12h) (year 29) 188/189. M A KOM ANTW – CEB EVCEB Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. LKΘ (= year 29) Nilus seated left on rocks, crowned with lotus, holding reed in right hand and cornucopiae in left.

Alexandria p. 28 and 116 pl.18 (this coin); BMC p. 177, 1427; Dattari 3878; Geissen 2240.

Ex Stöcklin coll., stock F. Sternberg Zurich 1971.


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    ID O13:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 24-25mm; 13.35g; 12h) (year 29) 188/189. M A KOM ANTW – CEB EVCEB Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. LKΘ (= year 29) Nilus seated left on rocks, crowned with lotus, holding reed in right hand and cornucopiae in left.

Alexandria -; BMC p. 177, 1427; Dattari 3878; Geissen 2240.


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    ID O14:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 24mm; 14.01g; 11h) (year 29) 188/189. [M A KOM AN]TW – CEB EVCEB Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. LKΘ (= year 29) Pharos represented as a square tower seen from an angle, surmountd by perforated lantern upon which, statue on base; on either side of lantern, Triton blowing buccinum, to right of Pharos, ship right, sailing over waves; in exergue, date LKΘ (year 29). Rare.

Alexandria p. 28 and 116 pl. 20 (this coin); BMC p. 179, 1439 and pl. 29; Dattari 3903; Geissen 2242.


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    ID O15:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23-25mm; 12.57g; 12h) (year 29) 188/189. M A KOM ANTW – CEB EVCEB Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. Zeus seated left on throne, laureate, holding thunderbolt in right hand, and sceptre in left; in field date L/K – Θ (= year 29).

Alexandria -; BMC p. 174, 1399; Dattari 3896; Geissen 2244.

Ex stock Münzen und Medaillen Basel 1970.


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    ID O16:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 21-23mm; 10.82g; 11h) (year 30) 189/190. M A KOM ANTW – CEB EVCEB Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. Eagle right on thunderbolt, wings open; in field right, date L-Λ (= year 30).

Alexandria p. 29 and 117 pl.25 (this coin); BMC p. 179, 1437; Dattari 3905; Geissen 2245.

Ex stock Münzen und Medaillen Basel 1970.


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    ID O17:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23-24mm; 11.66g; 1h) (year 30) 189/190. M A KOM ANTW – CEB EVCEB Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. Elpis standing to left, holding flower in right hand and raises skirt of chiton with left; in field, date L-Λ (year 30).

Alexandria p. 28 and 117, pl.23 (this coin); BMC p. 176, 1413; Dattari 3864; Geissen 2246.


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    ID O18:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 24mm; 11.77g; 12h) (year 30) 189/190. M A KOM ANTW – CEB EVCEB Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. Radiate bust of Helios to right, wearing chlamys; in field, date L/Λ (= year 30).

Alexandria p. 28 and 116 pl.21 (this coin); BMC p. 175, 1403; Dattari 3865; Geissen 2247.

Ex Aiello coll. Malloy XIV, New York 2 Jul 1979, 375.


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    ID O19:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 22-24mm; 11.82g; 12h) (year 30) 1891/90. [M A KOM] ANTW – CEB EVCEB Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. Serapis standing facing, head left, wears modius, holding in right hand simpulum, left in folds of himation; behind him, lebes standing on pillar, and above lebes fountain in form of lion's head (?); in field, date L-Λ (= year 30).

Alexandria p.28f. and 117 pl.24 (this coin); BMC p. 177, 1422; Dattari 3884; Geissen 2250.


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    ID O20:

Alexandria Commodus AD 177-192. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23-24mm; 11.01g; 12h) (year 30) 189/190. [M A KOM ANTW – C]EB EVCEB Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. Bust of Selene to left; in front, large crescent; in field, date L/Λ (= year 30).

Alexandria p. 28 and 116, pl.22 (this coin); BMC p. 175, 1404; Dattari 3889; Geissen 2252.

Ex stock Münzen und Medaillen Basel 1964.


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    ID O21:

Alexandria Septimius Severus AD 193-211. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23-24mm; 12.36g; 12h) (year 2) 193/194. AYT - K Λ CEΠT CEO -YHPOC ΠEPT CEB Laureate head of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. Dikaiosyne standing to left, holding scales in right hand and cornucopiae in left; in field, date L-B (= year 2).

Alexandria p. 29 and 117 pl.1 (this coin); BMC p. 182, 1455; Dattari 3988; Dattari-Savio 9696 (this coin) Geissen 2266.

Ex Dattari coll.; Ex list Ars et Nummus 7-8, Milano Luglio-Agosto 1970, 34.


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    ID O22:

Alexandria Septimius Severus AD 193-211. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23-24mm; 13.37g; 12h) (year 4) 195/6. AY[T K] Λ CEΠ CEYHEY - ΠEPT CEB APA A[ΔI] Laureate head of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. Eagle to right on thunderbolt, looking back, wreath in beak; in field, date L-Δ (= year 4).

Alexandria p. 30 and 118 pl.5 (this coin); BMC p. 183, 1459; Dattari 4004 (this coin); Dattari-Savio pl. 216; Geissen 2270.

Ex Dattari coll.; Ex list Ars et Nummus 7-8, Milano Luglio-Agosto 1970,42.


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    ID O23:

Alexandria Septimius Severus AD 193-211. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23-24mm; 13.38g; 12h) (year 5) 196/197. [AYT - K Λ] CEΠ CEYHEY - [ ] ΠEPT CEB APA AΔI Laureate head of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. Serapis seated on throne to left, modius on head, to his feet, cerberus seated left; in field, date L/E (= year 5). Very rare.

Alexandria p. 30 and 118 pl.7 (this coin); BMC -; Dattari 3994; Geissen -.

Ex stock Münzen und Medaillen Basel 1974.


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    ID O24:

Alexandria Septimius Severus AD 193-211. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23-24mm; 11.51g; 12h) (year 9) 200/201. AYT K Λ CEΠ CEYHEY CE ΠEPT CEB APA A[ΔI] Laureate head of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. Eagle to right on thunderbolt, looking back, wreath in beak; in field, date L-Θ (= year 9). Very rare.

Alexandria p. 30 and 118 pl.8 (this coin); BMC -; Dattari -; Dattari-Savio 9709 and pl.216 (this coin); Geissen -.

Ex Dattari coll.; Ex list Ars et Nummus 7-8, Milano Luglio-Agosto 1970,41.


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    ID O25:

Alexandria Julia Domna, Augusta AD 193-217. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23-24mm; 12.99g; 12h) (year 4) 195/196. IOYΛIA ΔO-MNA CEB Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. Rev. Dikaiosyne standing left, holding scale in right hand and cornucopiae in left; in field left, date L/Δ (= year 4). Rare.

Alexandria p. 30 and 118 pl.6 (this coin); BMC p. 184, 1466; Dattari 4019; Geissen 2277.

Ex Niggeler coll., stock Münzen und Medaillen Basel 1971.


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    ID O26:

Alexandria Julia Domna, Augusta AD 193-217. Tetradrachm (Bi; 23-24mm; 13.60g; 12h) (year 20) 211/212. [IOY]ΛIAN (sic) ΔO[MNA – C]EB MHTEP C[TPA] Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. Rev. Caracalla and Geta standing right and left, clapsing hands; in field, date L-K (= year 20). Extremely rare.

Alexandria p. 31 and 118 pl. 12 (this coin); BMC - ; Dattari -; Geissen -.

Ex Steger coll., Münzhandlung Basel 6, Basel 18 Mar 1936, 1028.


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    ID O27:

Alexandria Caracalla AD 198-217. Drachm (AE; 33-34mm; 25.28g; 12h) (year 22) 213/214. AY[T K M A]YP CE A[NT]WNINOC [Π MEΓ BPE M] EY CEB /ΓEP Laureate and draped bust of Caracalla to right. Rev. Zeus seated on throne to left, holding Victory with wreath in his right hand, in left, sceptre; in field, date L/K-B (= year 22). Èxtremely rare.

Alexandria p. 118 pl.13 (this coin); BMC -; Dattari -; Dattari-Savio - cf. 9777 and 9779; Geissen – cf. 2292 year 21 'unediert'.

Ex Naegeli coll., F. Sternberg Zurich 1973.


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