PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy III Euergetes.
|Sale: CNG 73, Lot: 490. Estimate $300.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 13 September 2006.
Sold For $400. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
246-222 BC. Æ Drachm (45mm, 91.72 g, 12h). Alexandreia mint. Struck circa 245 BC. Diademed head of Zeus-Ammon right / Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; lotus to left. Svoronos 1403 (Ptolemy VI); Weiser 70; SNG Copenhagen -. VF, dark brown surfaces with patches of red, minor roughness. Very rare.
From the Chris Blom Collection.