Royaume lagide, Ptolémée II (283-246 av. J.-C.). Tétradrachme Or ou pentekontadrachmon (50 drachmes) ND (après août 272), Alexandrie.

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NGC AU 5/5 4/5 (3930782-009). Av. AΔEΛΦΩN. Bustes accolés à droite de Ptolémée II, diadémé, et d’Arsinoé II, diadémée et voilée ; derrière, un bouclier galate. Rv. ΘEΩN. Bustes accolés à droite de Ptolémée Ier, diadémé, et de Bérénice Ière, diadémée et voilée.
CPE.314 - Sv.604 - SNG Cop.133 ; Or - 13,9 g - 20 mm - 12 h
Provient d’une vente Heritage, 3035, 3 septembre 2014, n° 29124 puis Numismatica Ars Classica 96, 6 octobre 2016, n° 1141.
NGC AU 5/5 4/5 (3930782-009). Jolis bustes et belle patine dorée. Superbe.
Le nouveau monnayage renforcé de Ptolémée II, appelé mnaieion (octodrachme d’Or) et pentekontedrachmon (tétradrachme d’Or) pour leur moitié montrent les quatre portraits royaux : au droit Ptolémée II et sa sœur-épouse Arsinoé, avec l’épitaphe Adelphon et, au revers, les portraits de leurs parents, Ptolémée Ier et Bérénice, identifiés comme Dieu avec l’épitaphe Theon
Numismatic auction n°8
20 October, 10:00
Session 1
20 October, 10:00
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