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Object Number: 29-129-57
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Ptolemaic
Provenience: Egypt
Date Made: 246-221 BC
Early Date: -246
Late Date: -221
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Zeus-Ammon
Diademed Head
Eagle
Thunderbolt
Cornucopia
Outside Diameter:4.35cm

Description

Beaded rim. Perfectly preserved except for spots of white to grey/green patina.
Obverse: Head of Zeus Ammon, facing right, with touseled detailed hair and beard, wearing diadem.
Reverse: Eagle standing l., on thunderbolt which it grasps with claws, facing cornucopia bound with fillet between legs.
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