Coin of Kingdom of Egypt with head of Zeus Ammon, struck under Ptolemy VI

Greek
Hellenistic Period
181–146 B.C.


Mint: Egypt (Kingdom), Kyrene (Cyrenaica)

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 14.13 gm.

Accession Number

16.466

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Zeus Ammon to right.
Reverse: Two eagles on thunderbolt.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

Source Unknown: accessioned by MFA, 1916

Credit Line

Source unidentified