Lightly toned and very well struck on a full flan
Lot 3479
PTOLEMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter, As satrap, 323-305 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 28 mm, 15.52 g, 12 h), Alexandria, circa 306-300. Diademed head of the deified Alexander III to right, with horn of Zeus Ammon above his ear, wearing elephant skin headdress and aegis around his neck; small Δ on aegis. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Athena Alkidemos advancing right, brandishing spear with her right hand and holding shield in her left; to left, monogram of ΘΕ; to right, Corinthian helmet to right over ΔΙ and eagle with closed wings standing right on thunderbolt. CPE 73. SNG Copenhagen -. Svoronos 177. A splendid piece, lightly toned and very well struck on a full flan. The usual minor traces of overstriking and with light cleaning scratches on the obverse, otherwise, about extremely fine.

From a Swiss collection, formed before 2005.
Starting price:
750 CHF
Hammer price:
5005 CHF
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Closing time: 22-Aug-22, 13:59:00 CEST
All winning bids are subject to an 18.5% buyer's fee.


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