A fine portrait of Berenike II
Lot 565
PTOLEMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT. Berenike II, wife of Ptolemy III, circa 244/3-221 BC. Tritartemorion (Bronze, 21 mm, 7.93 g, 12 h), uncertain mint on the Levantine Coast. [BEPENIKHΣ] - BAΣIΛIΣΣHΣ Diademed and draped bust of Berenike II to right. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ - ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ Eagle, with closed wings, standing left on thunderbolt. Lorber B460. Svoronos 1055. A sharp and attractive example with a fine portrait. The reverse struck somewhat off center, otherwise, good very fine.
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50 CHF
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700 CHF
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Closing time: 07-Sep-19, 19:42:30 CEST
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