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    Egypt, Ptolemaic Kingdom, Ptolemy I Soter, 323-283 B.C., AR tetradrachm (15.70 g), ca. 314-310 B.C., Head of Alexander the Great, wearing elephant-skin head-dress, right/Athena, brandishing spear, shield, advancing right; eagle in field to right, SNG Cop 18, AXF. These attractive coins were among the first Ptolemaic issues. A small, toned over scratch on the obverse and light graffiti in a reverse field do not detract from the overall aesthetic appeal of this specimen.

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    May, 2003
    29th-30th Thursday-Friday
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