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Title: Drachma
Date: date unknown
Object Name: coin
Classification: Roman
Mint: Africa, Alexandria
Technique: cast
Medium: bronze (AE)
Dimensions: Coin: 35 mm, 12 O'Clock, 23.86 g (1 3/8 in., 12 O'Clock, 0.84 oz.)
Subject/Image: Obverse: Male head right emperor laureate
Subject/Image: Reverse: Nilus reclining left
Description: Head of Emperor right laureate/ Nilus reclining left on crocodile? holding reed in left and cornucopia in right. IS above left. Border of dots
Accession Number: NG.1993.2.2367