Coin; A E27 card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Coin; A E27


Currently not on display


Coin of the joint rule of Ptolemy VI (186 - 145 BC) and Ptolemy VIII (182 - 116 BC). Obverse: head of Ammon turned right, dotted border. Reverse: two eagles with closed wings standing left on two thunderbolts, double cornucopiae in left field and a dotted border around. There is no obverse Inscription, however the reverse inscription reads: ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩ[Σ]