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Ancient Egypt, AV octadrachm, Ptolemy V-VIII, 204-116 BC, Alexandria mint.

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / World Coins - Gold Start Price:5,000.00 USD Estimated At:5,000.00 - 7,500.00 USD
Ancient Egypt, AV octadrachm, Ptolemy V-VIII, 204-116 BC, Alexandria mint.
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5,000.00USD+ (875.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2013 May 01 @ 11:04UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Ancient Egypt, AV octadrachm, Ptolemy V-VIII, 204-116 BC, Alexandria mint. Svor-1242; SNG Cop-321. 27.7 grams. Diademed and veiled head of Arsinoe II, wife of Ptolemy II, right; K to left / Double cornucopia bound with fillet. Lustrous AU, very high relief with flat area on highest point of head (as made), otherwise nicely struck.