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Roman Provincial: Mesopotamia-Hatra

Anonymous issue during time of Hadrian, Orichalcum AE23, 117-138, Mesopotamia-Hatra
City name in Aramaic at right (off flan)
Radiate, draped bust of Shamash (the Sun) right
Legend retrograde, eagle with spread wings above, all in laurel wreath of six bunches of leaves, terminating in pellet
23mm x 25mm, 12.19g
SNG Cop. 232; Slocum, Another look at the Coins of Hatra, in ANSMN 22 (1977), Series 1; Walker, The Coins of Hatra, NumChron 1958, Series A