Coin of Kingdom of Egypt with head of Ptolemy I

Greek
Hellenistic Period
3rd century B.C.


Mint: Egypt (Kingdom), Kyrene (Cyrenaica)

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 6.64 gm.

Accession Number

16.442

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Ptolemy I to right, wearing diadem.
Reverse: Thunderbolt.
Inscriptions in Greek.

Provenance

Source Unknown: accessioned by MFA, 1916

Credit Line

Source unidentified