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Nomos 24

22 May 2022 14:00 CEST
Zunfthaus zur Saffran, Zurich
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Estimate: 24000 CHF
Hammer Price: 50000 CHF
Lot 253

PTOLEMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT. Berenike II, wife of Ptolemy III, c. 244/3-221 BC. Pentadrachm (Gold, 26 mm, 21.37 g, 12 h), Alexandria, after c. 241. Veiled bust of Berenike II to right, wearing ornate necklace. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣΗΣ ΒΕΡΕΝΙΚΗΣ Cornucopiae tied with royal diadem between two six-pointed stars; to left, Ε. BMFA 2278. Svoronos 973. Very rare. A splendid coin, well-struck and fresh. Good extremely fine.

From a European collection, ex Numismatic Ars Classica 96, 6 October 2016, 1143 and from the Canonicus Collection, ex Nomos 3, 10 May 2011, 158.

Online bidding closes: 22 May 2022, 09:00:00 CEST Current Date & Time: 20 Aug 2022, 03:40:10 CEST Remaining Time: Closed Hammer price:50000 CHF

Pre-Bidding closes on 22 Mai 2022 at 9:00 CEST. Live bidding starts at 14:00 CET and is EXCLUSIVELY available on biddr. Seperate registration is required.

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