An extremely rare hemiobol of Ptolemy II
Lot 1508
PTOLEMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphos, 285-246 BC. Hemiobol (Bronze, 21 mm, 5.20 g, 12 h), Kyrene, struck by Magas during the reconciliation with Ptolemy II, circa 270-261. Diademed head of Ptolemy I to right, wearing aegis around neck. Rev. ΠΤΟΛ / BAΣΙ Prow left; to left, monogram of MAΓ. CPE B348. Svoronos 337. Extremely rare. Flan fault on the reverse, otherwise, good fine.


From the collection of Augustin de Loye (1816-1898), curator of the Calvet library and Museum in Avignon.
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