KYRENAICA. Kyrene. Ophellas, Ptolemaic Governor, first reign, circa 322-313 BC. Stater (Gold, 18 mm, 8.64 g, 11 h), Polianthes, magistrate. KYPENAIΩN Nike, wearing long robes and holding kentron in her right hand, driving quadriga to right. Rev. ΠOΛIANΘEYΣ Zeus Ammon standing front, head to left, sacrificing from phiale over thymiaterion with his right hand and holding lotus-tipped scepter in his left. Naville 87 (same dies). SNG Copenhagen 1210. A beautiful example with a particularly attractive obverse. A few very minor marks, otherwise, good very fine.
Ex Numismatica Ars Classica 120, 6-7 October 2020, 465, Gorny & Mosch 185, 8 March 2010 and Künker 97, 7 March 2005, 1028.