Ptolemaic Kingdom. Ptolemy XII, 80 to 51 BC. AR tetradrachm.

Ancient Coins - Ptolemaic Kingdom. Ptolemy XII, 80 to 51 BC. AR tetradrachm.
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Denomination : Silver tetradrachm.  Mint : Alexandria.

Date : year-2 (79/78 BC)

Reference : Sear Greek - 7944 variety.  SNG Cop. 77.

Size
: 24.1 x 24.8 mm.  Weight : 12.58 grams.

Grade : gVF

Obverse : Head of Ptolemy I right.

Reverse : Eagle standing left on a thunderbolt and club along with PA in the right field, and LB (for year 2) in the left field, and PTOLEMAIOU BASILEWS around. 

This coin is reported to be from a hoard found in the sea off the coast of Israel, and has very good surfaces for a sea salvage coin.

Price SKU: vcoin4432
US$ 275.00
  • € 224.86
  • £ 199.81
  • AUD 345.81
  • CHF 265.22
  • CAD 341.65

Rates for: 01/16/18

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