Coin of Kingdom of Egypt with head of Ptolemy I, struck under Ptolemy VI

Greek
Hellenistic Period
181–146 B.C.


Mint: Egypt (Kingdom), Kyrene (Cyrenaica)

Dimensions

Diameter: 30.5 mm. Weight: 18.13 gm.

Accession Number

16.465

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Diademed head of Ptolemy I to right.
Reverse: Eagle to left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

Source Unknown: accessioned by MFA, 1916

Credit Line

Source unidentified