PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy V Epiphanes.
|Sale: CNG 73, Lot: 509. Estimate $300.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 13 September 2006.
Sold For $600. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
205-180 BC. Æ Hemidrachm (28mm, 16.09 g, 12h). Paphos mint. Diademed head of Zeus-Ammon right / Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; caps of the Dioskouroi flanking, cornucopia over shoulder, club to left, P
between legs, E in exergue. Svoronos 1320 var. (IE in exergue); Weiser -; SNG Copenhagen -. VF, brown patina, irregular flan. Extremely rare, only one specimen recorded by Svoronos.
From the Chris Blom Collection.