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Tetradrachm

Object Number:29-108-579
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ptolemaic
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Manufacture Location: Sidon
Maker: Ptolemy II
Period: Ptolemy II
Date Made: 259-258 BC
Early Date: -259
Late Date: -258
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Ptolemy II
Eagle
Inscription Language:Greek Language
Depth: 2.5 cm
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:3541 - Field No SF

Description

Silver tetradrachma. Ptolemy II Philadelphus. Eagle on thunderbolt to left.

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