About this artwork
The front of this coin portrays King Ptolemy, facing right and wearing a diadam. A decorative border of dots is partially preserved.
On the back an eagle stands on thunderbolt, surrounded by an as yet untranslated inscription.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Greek
- Coin Portraying King Ptolemy of Cyprus
- Egypt (Minted in)
- 68 BCE–67 BCE
- Diam.: 2.5 cm (1 in.)
- Gift of William F. Dunham