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

Greek
Hellenistic Period
221–203 B.C.


Mint: Egypt (Kingdom), Kyrene (Cyrenaica)

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 5.90 gm.

Accession Number

17.3386

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Zeus Ammon to right, diademed.
Reverse: Two eagles left on thunderbolt, to left, silphium.
Legend illegible.

Provenance

Source unknown; accessioned by MFA 1917

Credit Line

Source unidentified