About this object

Denomination: Billon Tetradrachm. Authority: Hadrian. The obverse is decorated with a bust of Hadrian and the reverse with recumbant Nile with chained crocodile.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Alexandria
  • Date made
    136 AD
  • Materials
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Source currently unrecorded
  • Collector
    E Timperley
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    Before 1957
  • Measurements
    x 24 mm x 3 mm
  • Related people
    E Timperley (Collector, previous owner)

Where is this object from?


Previous owners

  • E Timperley

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1957
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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