A beautiful rendering of the Pharos of Alexandria
Lot 1062
EGYPT. Alexandria. Marcus Aurelius, as Caesar, 139-161. Drachm (Bronze, 33 mm, 21.85 g, 11 h), RY 12 of Antoninus Pius = 148/9. Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟC ΚΑΙCΑΡ Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Marcus Aurelius to right, seen from behind. Rev. L / ΔωΔЄΚΑΤΟΥ Isis Pharia, holding billowing sail and sistrum, standing to right before the Pharos of Alexandria, which is surmounted by a statue and two Tritons. Dattari (Savio) 3204. Emmett 1889.12. K&G 37.20. RPC IV online 14998. A beautiful depiction of the Pharos of Alexandria. Very fine.


From the Rhakotis Collection, formed in the 1960s and 1970s (with collector's ticket).
Starting price:
200 CHF
Current bid:
220 CHF
Bid increment:
20 CHF
Minimum bid:
240 CHF
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Closing time: 15-Aug-20, 22:50:30 CEST
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