Currency/exchange; Coin; AE 20 card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Muse

Currency/exchange; Coin; AE 20

LIV.2012.1.1885

Currently not on display

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Coin of Ptolemy V Ephiphanes (Illustrious); Born c.210 BC, died 180 BC; Became king of Egypt in 205 BC Mint: Cyrene Obverse: diademed head of Ptolemy I with aegis right, club behind (?) dotted border. Reverse; Libya head right, double cornucopiae before, can be seen. There is no obverse Inscription, however the reverse inscription reads:ΒΑ[ΣΙΛΕΩΣ] ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ