Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Egypt with head of Ptolemy I, struck under Ptolemy VIII
Mint: Egypt (Kingdom), Salamis (Cyprus)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2297.
Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 12.70 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Diademed head of Ptolemy I, profile to right.
Reverse: Eagle on thunderbolt, profile to left.
Small helmet in field at left.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in field at left and right.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription