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Object Number: 29-126-579
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Ptolemaic
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Alexandria
Maker: Ptolemy III
Period: Hellenistic Period
Date Made: 230-222BC
Early Date: -230
Late Date: -222
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Ptolemy I
Eagle
Thunderbolt
Cornucopia
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

Ptolemy I. Head of Ptolemy I r. Eagle stg. l. on thunderbolt; in l. field, cornucopia.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition
Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Poole, Reginald S. 1883. A Catalogue of the Greek Coins in the British Museum, The Ptolemies, kings of Egypt. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 54, no. 83; p. 65, no. 28View Objects related to this

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