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    PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Lot of two (2) AR tetradrachms. Includes: (1) Ptolemy II Philadelphus (285-246 BC), AR tetradrachm of Alexandria, 284/3 BC, diademed bust right / eagle standing left on thunderbolt (Svoronos 255). // (2) Ptolemy III Euergetes (246-221 BC), AR tetradrachm, diademed bust of Ptolemy I right / eagle standing left on thunderbolt, shield in field before. BMC 85. The last rare, with punchmark in obverse field. Both coins toned Very Fine.

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    January, 2013
    15th-16th Tuesday-Wednesday
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