Coin; AE 25 card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Coin; AE 25

LIV.2012.1.1906

Currently not on display

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Coin of Ptolemy VI Philometerr (Loving His Mother); Born c.186 BC, died 145 BC; Became king of Egypt in 180 BC Mint: Cyprus (?) Denomination: On the obverse of the coin you can see the head of Isis turned right, crowened with grain, dotted border; on the reverse an eagle with spread wings (?) standing left on thunderbolt, monogram in right field (?)dotted border around. There is no obverse Inscription, however the reverse inscription reads: [ΠΤΟ]ΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ ΒΑ[ΣΙΛΕΩΣ]