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ID:     75000881
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Provincial
Region:     EGYPT
City:     Alexandria
Issuer:     Antoninus Pius
Date Ruled:     AD 138-161
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Hemidrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 138-139
Weight:     13.78 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     AVTKTAIΛΑΔΡANTWNINOCEVCEB
Obverse Description:     Radiate head right
Reverse Legend:     L B
Reverse Description:     Sphinx couched right; star above, date in field
Primary Reference:     cf. KÖln 1310 for similar type
Reference2:     Dattari 3084
Reference3:     Milne 1613
Reference4:     Emmett 1731
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=103789
Grade:     VF, brown and green surfaces, the usual edge splits
Notes:     Sale: CNG 75, Lot: 881 Rare. This wonderful reverse type depicts the famous Egyptian Sphinx.