PTOLEMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT. Cleopatra VII Thea Neotera & Ptolemy XIII, 51-47 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 13.87 g, 12 h), Alexandria, RY 2 = 51/0. Diademed head of Ptolemy I to right, wearing aegis around neck. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠTOΛEMAIOY / L B - ΠA Eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt, palm frond over shoulder; to lower left, headdress of Isis. Noeske 363. SNG Copenhagen 398. Svoronos 1817. Nicely toned. Minor weakness and with a die break on the reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
From the Rhakotis Collection, formed in the 1960s and 1970s (with collector’s ticket).