PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy II and Arsinöe II.
|Sale: CNG 63, Lot: 722. Estimate $1000.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 21 May 2003.
Sold For $1430. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
285-246 BC. AV Tetradrachm (13.48 gm). Struck after 265 BC. Conjoined busts of Ptolemy II and Arsinöe II right; Ptolemy is diademed and draped, Arsinöe is diademed and veiled; Gallic shield behind their heads / Conjoined busts of Ptolemy I and Berenike I; Ptolemy is diademed and draped, Berenike is diademed and veiled. Svoronos 604; SNG Copenhagen 133. Near VF, shallow test cut on obverse. ($1000)
From the Charles E. Weber Collection.