Currency/exchange; Coin; Tetradrachm card

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Currency/exchange; Coin; Tetradrachm

LIV.2012.1.1837

Currently not on display

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Coin of Cleoptra VII The Philopator (Cleoptra the Father Loving Goddess); Born c. 70/69 BC, died August 30 BC; Became queen of Egypt 51 BC Mint: Alexandria Obverse: diademed head of Ptolemy I right, with aegis, dotted border. Reverse: eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt, regnal year in left field LIΔ (14), 38 BC, ΠΑ in right field, dotted border (?) can be seen There is no obverse Inscription, however the reverse inscription reads: [ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ] LIΔ ΠΑ