Currency/exchange; Coin; AE 25 card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Currency/exchange; Coin; AE 25

LIV.2012.1.1883

Currently not on display

Information

Coin of Ptolemy V Ephiphanes (Illustrious); Born c.210 BC, died 180 BC; Became king of Egypt in 205 BC Mint: Obverse: head of Ammon turned to the right, dotted border. Reverse: an eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt, dotted border around. There is no obverse Inscription, however the reverse inscription reads: ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ