Currency/exchange; Coin; AE36 card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Currency/exchange; Coin; AE36

LIV.2012.1.1867

Currently not on display

Information

Coin of Ptolemy IV Philopator (Loving His Father); Born c.238 BC, died 205 BC; Became king of Egypt in 221 BC Mint: Alexandria Obverse: head of Ammon turned to the right wearing taenia and dotted border. Reverse; eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt, cornucopiae in the right field, and a dotted border around. BMC 38