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Greek silver tetradrachm of Ptolemy II Philadelphos
GREEK SILVER TETRADRACHM OF PTOLEMY II PHILADELPHOS, PTOLEMAIC KING OF EGYPT

Ptolemaic Kings of Egypt, Ptolemy II Philadelphos. Reigned 285-246 BC
Tyre mint, dated 265/4 BC
Diameter: 25 mm.; Weight: 14.18 g.

Obverse: Diademed bust of Ptolemy I Soter right

Reverse: Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; civic monogram and club to left.

Very fine condition.

Ex American private collection.

Cf. J. Svoronos. The Coins of the Ptolemaic State. Athens. 1904-08. No. 646.


EV1455
$500


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