Currency/exchange; Coin; AE 20 card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Currency/exchange; Coin; AE 20

LIV.2012.1.1943

Currently not on display

Information

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