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A BRONZE OBOL OF PTOLEMY II PHILADELPHOS SET IN SILVER SWIVEL PENDANT
Catalog:Jewelry:Coin Jewelry: stock #1296492

Reign of Ptolemy II (c. 285-246 BCE)

Alexandria Mint; 261/0-246 BCE

Obverse: Head of Alexander III (The Great) wearing elephant skin and aegis facing right.

Reverse: Eagle on thunderbolt facing left with wings open. D between legs. PTOLEMAIOU BASILEWS.

Coin in very find condition with natural patina. Set in modern sterling silver pendant.

Weight: 16g; Dimensions: 3.8 x 3 cm (1.49 x 1.18 inches)

Certificate of Authenticity Included.

Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority.

Bibliography:

Svoronos, 439

SNG Cop., 158

A BRONZE OBOL OF PTOLEMY II PHILADELPHOS SET IN SILVER SWIVEL PENDANT
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