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Live auction - bgr_914297 - EGYPT - LAGID OR PTOLEMAIC KINGDOM - PTOLEMY VI PHILOMETOR Tétradrachme

EGYPT - LAGID OR PTOLEMAIC KINGDOM - PTOLEMY VI PHILOMETOR Tétradrachme XF/AU
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Estimate : 350 €
Price : 185 €
Maximum bid : 185 €
End of the sale : 09 July 2024 14:23:31
bidders : 2 bidders
Type : Tétradrachme
Date: an 31
Mint name / Town : Salamine, Chypre
Metal : silver
Diameter : 24 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 13,25 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire centré des deux côtés. Monnaie nettoyée. Joli revers. Usure plus marquée au droit. Patine grise
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête diadémée de Ptolémée VI à droite avec l’égide nouée sous le cou ; grènetis circulaire perlé.

Reverse


Reverse description : Aigle debout à gauche sur un foudre, les ailes repliées ; dans le champ à gauche, une date ; à droite, marque l’atelier ; grènetis circulaire perlé.
Reverse legend : PTOLEMAIOU - BASILEWS/ LLA/ SA.

Historical background


EGYPT - LAGID OR PTOLEMAIC KINGDOM - PTOLEMY VI PHILOMETOR

(180-145 BC)

Ptolemy VI was the eldest son of Ptolemy V and Cleopatra I Thea. His mother's regency lasted until 176 BC. He reigned jointly with his brother Ptolemy VIII from 170 to 164 BC. He married his sister Cleopatra II by whom he had two daughters and Ptolemy VII. He died of his wounds while fighting Alexander I Balas.

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