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    Attractive Ptolemy II Gold Pentadrachm

    PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphus (285-246 BC). AV pentadrachm (23mm, 17.83 gm, 12h).  Phoenicia, Tyre mint, 270-267 BC. Diademed head of Ptolemy I Soter right, wearing aegis around neck / ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ, eagle standing left on thunderbolt, wings closed, H over club in field to left. Svoronos 636. BMC Ptolemies p. 9, 74 and pl. II, 2 (same obverse die). Very rare! Scattered obverse die rust, otherwise deeply struck and Good Extremely Fine.

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