Coin with head of Zeus Ammon, struck under Ptolemy VIII and Kleopatra II or III

Greek
Hellenistic Period
146–117 B.C.


Mint: Kyrene (Cyrenaica), Egypt (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 5.00 gm.

Accession Number

16.467

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Diademed head of Zeus Ammon to right.
Reverse: Eagle left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

Source Unknown: accessioned by MFA, 1916

Credit Line

Source unidentified