Ancient, British and World Coins, Tokens, Jetons, Medals and Books (2 & 3 April 2014)

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Date of Auction: 2nd & 3rd April 2014

Sold for £8,000

Estimate: £7,500 - £8,000

Greek Coinages, PTOLEMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT, Ptolemy II (285-246), Octodrachm, Alexandria, conjoined heads of Ptolemy II and Arisoe II right, rev. conjoined heads of Ptolemy I and Berenike I right, 27.68g/12h (Sear 7789). Good very fine, rare £7,500-8,000

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Provenance: UBS Auction 78 (Basle), 9 November 2008, lot 1072