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    PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphus (285/4-246 BC). AR tetradrachm (28mm, 14.18 gm, 12h).  Alexandria, series B, ca. 285-266 BC. Diademed bust of Ptolemy II right, wearing aegis / ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ, eagle standing left on thunderbolt, monogram above Gallic shield in left field, monogram in right. Svoronos 555. SNG Copenhagen 113. A beautiful example, well struck on a broad flan, with lovely iridescent toning. NGC AU? 5/5 - 5/5.

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