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Tetradrachm

Object Number:29-108-570
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ptolemaic
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Manufacture Location: Cyprus
Maker: Ptolemy II
Period: Ptolemy II
Date Made: 285-284 BCE
Early Date: -285
Late Date: -284
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Ptolemy II
Eagle
Thunderbolt
Inscription Language:Greek Language
Depth: 2.65 cm
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:3526 - Field No SF

Description

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

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