PTOLEMY V OR PTOLEMY VI SILVER TETRADRACHM – ISSUE OF ALEXANDRIA WITH BOLD PORTRAIT – AU NGC GRADED GREEK EGYPT COIN (Inv. 14292)

$1,450.00

EGYPT. PTOLEMAIC KINGS. PTOLEMY V, 204-180 BC or PTOLEMY VI, 180-145 BC.
Silver tetradrachm, 14.16 g., 27 mm., struck at Alexandria.
Obv. Diademed bust of Ptolemy I right, wearing aegis.
Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠTOΛEMAIOY, eagle standing on thunderbolt to left.
Svoronos 1231 and 1489; SNG Copenhagen 244–5 and 262–8.
NGC graded AU, Strike 5/5, Surface 3/5, dark gray patina, boldly struck in high relief with an exceptional portrait.

 

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