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Maker(s):

Ptolemy III Euergetes (246 BC-221 BC); ruler
Alexandria; mint; inferred

Collection:

Post Collection

Category:

coin

Name(s):

Greek; Series
Egypt; subseries
Kings of Egypt; subsubseries

Date:

246 B.C. 220 B.C.

Production
Place (legacy):

Egypt, origin, country

Production
Note:

Lathe scar to reverse centre

Technique:

struck (metalworking); object

Material:

bronze; object

Dimension(s):

weight, object, 63.55, g
die axis, object, 0, degrees
image(width), 42.38, mm
image(height), 43.67, mm

Acquisition:

given; 2007-11-19; The Post Family Trust

Provenance:

Ex Ritchie W. Post, from the F. Martin Post Collection, bt Empire Coins, FL, viii.1989 for $90.00

Inscription(s):

design; obverse; Laureate bearded bust of Zeus Ammon right
design; reverse; PTOLEMAIOU BASILEOS; Eagle standing left, wings half-closed, cornucopia bound with fillet in field at left, illegible monogram between legs

Alternative
Number:

Svoronos; 992

Accession:

Object Number: CM.6534-2007
(Coins and Medals)
(record id: 166097; input: 2008-12-05; modified: 2012-01-10)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/166097



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