Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Egypt with head of Ptolemy I, struck under Kleopatra VII
Late Hellenistic Period
Mint: Egypt (Kingdom), Alexandria
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2301.
Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 13.37 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Ptolemy I to right with fillet in hair.
Reverse: Eagle standing to left on thunderbolt.
At left, inscription in Greek and head ornament of Isis; at right, palm leaf over inscription in Greek; inscription in Greek around.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Regling did not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund