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Session A, Lot 20080

Estimate: 7'000 USD   |   Starting price: 4'200 USD Online bidding closed
Ptolemy II Philadelphus, 285-246 B.C

PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphus, 285-246 B.C. AV Octodrachm (27.75 gms), Alexandria Mint, ca. 285-260 B.C.
Svoronos-460 (pl.15#12); SNG Cop-134; BMC-6.43,9. Diademed and veiled head of Arsinoe II right; Reverse: Double cornucopiae bound with fillet. A terrific example boasting an exceptional strike with fine style dies, great surfaces with lovely satiny luster.
NGC Ch AU, Strike: 5/5 Surface: 4/5. Fine Style.
From the John Whitney Walter Collection.

Purchased from Harlan J. Berk, Ltd.

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