Phoenicia, Ake (AKKO) 117 – 138 AD

AE 19.72mm (Thickness 3.18mm), weight 6.57g, die axis = 12h (0 degrees).

Obverse: Draped and laureate bust of Hadrian right, IMP TRA HADRIANO CAESAR.

Reverse: Tyche standing facing wearing kalathos, looking left, resting on tiller of rudder and holding cornucopia, COL PTOL (Colonia Ptolemais).

During the reign of Hadrian 117-138 A.D


Ref: Sofaer pl. 8,142; Rosenberger 49; BMC Phoenicia Pg.133 No.28 Pl. XVI 13.

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