Tetradrachm of Alexandria with bust of Hadrian
Mint: Egypt, Alexandria
Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 13.06 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate bust of Hadrian to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Serapis seated to left.
H in field at left and LI in field right for year 18.
According to the Registrar's Register of Coins and Medals: the coin was bought at Thebes, Jan. 1853; presented to MFA by Francis Brooks, Feb. 14, 1888
Gift of Francis Brooks