Ptolemaic Egypt. CLEOPATRA VII. 51-30 B.C. Alexandria. Æ 80 Drachmai. Diad. & draped bust R. / ‘ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣΗΣ – ΚΛΕOΠΑΤΡΑΣ’ Eagle stg. L. on thunderbolt; in field, cornucopiae & ‘Π’. Very Good (typical grade for her coins) but RARE. THE Cleopatra from history & Shakespeare!
Ptolemy I as Satrap in the name of Alexander the Great. 323-305 B.C.Tyre - 314-313 B.C. AR Tetradrachm. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion skin headdress / ‘AΛEΞANΔPOY’ Zeus seated left on low throne, holding long sceptre & eagle, the date in Phoenician under his arm. Very Fine obverse with Extremely Fine reverse & Rare. This was made by the founder of the Ptolemaic dynasty in Egypt, he lived to be about 85, one of the last Diadochi left