Rare Ptolemy V Epiphanes Tetradrachm - 202 BC

Ancient Coins - Rare Ptolemy V Epiphanes Tetradrachm - 202 BC
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A rare silver tetradrachm from an important collection of Greek coins. Issued under Ptolemy V Epiphanes, at an unknown Phoenician mint, circa 202 - 200 BC.


The obverse with the head of the young King, wearing drapery and diadem.


The reverse with the symbol of Zeus, the eagle. The creature's talons gripping a thunderbolt and the inscription reading:


ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ


"King Ptolemy"


Monogram in fields.


Svoronos 1284; SNG Copenhagen -. Well struck in high relief. Graded by NGC as AU; Strike: 4/5, Surface: 3/5.


Weight: 13.75 g


Diameter: 28.05 mm


Provenance:


From the Dr. Patrick Tan Collection.

Ancient Coins - Rare Ptolemy V Epiphanes Tetradrachm - 202 BC
Price SKU: 42059
US$ 1,500.00
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Rates for: 09/21/18

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