Ptolemaic kings of Egypt. Arsinoe II, wife of Ptolemy II, died 270 BC. Ar Dekadrachm. Very Rare.

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Ptolemaic kings of Egypt. Arsinoe II, wife of Ptolemy II, died 270 BC. Dekadrachm Ar 33 mm. 33.9 gm. Alexandria mint, circa 249/8-246/5. Obv: Diademed and veiled bust of deified Arsinoe II with ram’s horn to right, with the tip of a lotos scepter at the top of her head; in field to left, ΩΩ. Rev: ΑΡΣΙΝΟΗΣ ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛΦΟΥ Double cornucopiae bound with fillet and with two grape bunches hanging at sides. Svoronos 954 and pl. XXXVIII, 18. Very rare