Currency/exchange; Coin; Tetradrachm card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Currency/exchange; Coin; Tetradrachm

LIV.2012.1.1838

Currently not on display

Information

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 of the coin you can see diademed head of Ptolemy I right, with aegis, dotted border ; On the reverse eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt, regnal year in left field LC (6), 46 BC ΠΑ in right field, dotted border. There is no obverse Inscription, however the reverse inscription reads: [ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ] LC ΠΑ