PTOLEMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphos, with Arsinöe II, Ptolemy I, and Berenike I, 285-246 BC. Mnaeion or Octadrachm (Gold, 27 mm, 27.68 g, 12 h), Alexandria, after 272 BC. ΑΔΕΛΦΩΝ Diademed jugate busts of Ptolemy II, draped, and Arsinoe II, veiled, to right; behind, Gallic shield. Rev. ΘΕΩΝ Diademed jugate busts of Ptolemy I, draped, and Berenike I, veiled, to right. Lorber 313. Olivier & Lorber 125 (A14/R52 this coin). SNG Copenhagen 132. Svoronos 603 pl. XIV 15-17. A bold and attractive example with impressive portraits. Some marks and minor scratches, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 5500 CHF
Starting Price: 4500 CHF