Currency/exchange; Coin; AE30 card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Currency/exchange; Coin; AE30

LIV.2012.1.1916

Currently not on display

Information

Coin of the joined 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]