EGYPT.ALEXANDRIA.Ptolemy III Euergetes I 246-221 BC.AE.Drachma.Zeus Ammon.Eagle.

Ancient Coins - EGYPT.ALEXANDRIA.Ptolemy III Euergetes I  246-221 BC.AE.Drachma.Zeus Ammon.Eagle.
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EGYPT.ALEXANDRIA.Ptolemy III Euergetes I� 246-221 BC.AE.Drachma. ( 45.60g, 39mm, 12h)
Diademed bust of Zeus Ammon right.
Reverse.ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ, eagle standing left on thunderbolt, head reverted, cornucopiae on back decorated with four fruits and bound with fillet , E between legs.
Ref:Sv.974, SNG Cop 224-226.
better than very fine, grayish patina.


Both Svoronos and in the Copenhagen syllogue attribute this cointoPtolemy IV but recent hoard evidence now points to PtolemyIII.SeeCatherine Lorber "Large Ptolemaic bronzes in Third centuaryEgyptianhoards" AJN 12.New York 2000.
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