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Drachm of Alexandria with bust of Antinous

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Obverse: Draped bust of Antinous right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Antinous as Hermes on horseback right, wearing cloak and carrying caduceus. In field: Greek letters. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 134–135

Mint

Alexandria, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 30.40 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

35.233

Medium or Technique

Bronze

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins