Ancient, British and World Coins, Banknotes, Tokens and Historical and Art Medals (17 May 2010)

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Date of Auction: 17th May 2010


Estimate: £60 - £70

GREEK COINAGE, Ptolemaic Kings of Egypt, Ptolemy VIII (145-116), Æ Hemidrachm, Alexandria, laureate head of Zeus Ammon right, rev. eagles with open wings standing right on thunderbolt, 17.50g/11h (SNG Copenhagen 654 [Paphos]; Weiser 1166). Fine, dark brown patina, rare