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ID:     22-027
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     PTOLEMAIC KINGDOM
Issuer:     Ptolemy II, Philadelphos
Date Ruled:     285-246 B.C.
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Date Struck:     BC 255-254
Diameter:     26.4 mm
Weight:     13.80 g
Die Axis:     11 h
Obverse Description:     Diademed head of Ptolemy I right, wearing aegis around neck
Reverse Legend:     ΣΩTHPOΣ ΠTOΛEMAIOY
Reverse Description:     eagle standing left on thunderbolt; two monograms before; date and monogram behind
Mint:     Gaza
Primary Reference:     Svoronos 828
Reference2:     Weiser 76 var (year 32)
Reference3:     SNG Cop 457 var (year 30)
Photograph Credit:     www.AgoraAuctions.com
Source:     http://agoraauctions.com
Grade:     Fine
Notes:     Agora Auction 22: Lot No. 27