Antoninus Pius (AD 138-161). AE sestertius (33mm, 23.70 gm...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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Exceptionally Rare Alexandria Sestertius
Antoninus Pius (AD 138-161). AE sestertius (33mm, 23.70 gm,
12h). NGC Choice Fine 4/5 - 3/5, smoothing. Rome, AD 139.
ANTONINVS-AVG PIVS P P, laureate head of Antoninus Pius right /
ALEXA-NDRIA, Alexandria advancing right, lotus flower on head,
crown in outstretched hands; three grain ears to left, crocodile
standing right with head reverted at right, S-C across fields, COS
II in exergue. RIC III 578. Extremely rare - no examples in sales
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