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Lot # 180 - Auction is closed.Estimate: US$3000 / Price Realized: US$2400
Hadrian. Denarius
Hadrian. 117-138 AD. Denarius, 3.41g. (7h). Rome, c. 132 AD. Obv: HADRIANVS - AVG COS III P P Head bare right. Rx: AEGYPTOS Egypt reclining left on basket and holding sistrum, at her feet ibis standing right on column. BM 807 and 797 note (Ratto List 1931, no. 74). Bust var. of Cohen 106/7 (5 Fr.). RIC 297. Scarce variant with ibis on column; in BM collection only one denarius with column, ten without. Toned Mint State.

Ex Triton XVIII, 6 January 2015, lot 1092, stating further pedigree: "From the collection of the MoneyMuseum, Zurich. Ex Kurt P. Wyprachtiger Collection; Auctiones 12 (29 September 1981), lot 395".
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