Coins, Medals and Banknotes (25 July 2011)

Date of Auction: 25th July 2011

Sold for £40

Estimate:

Ptolemaic Kings of Egypt, Ptolemy XII (80-58, 55-51) Alexandria, Tetradrachm, regnal year 29 (53/2 BC), diademed head of Ptolemy I right, wearing aegis, rev. eagle standing left on thunderbolt, 13.35g/12h (Svoronos 1839; SNG Copenhagen 396). Surfaces pitted, otherwise nearly very fine