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Coin: æ

Museum number:
8-4935
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Accession number:
Acc.184
Object count:
1
Description:
Coin; AE; Greek. 30 mm. Ptolemy III. Egypt. Obverse: head of Zeus r. Reverse: two eagles standing on thunderbolt.
Donor:
Alfred Emerson
Collection place:
Alexandria, Lower Egypt
Production place:
Alexandria, Lower Egypt
Culture or time period:
Ptolemaic dynasty (332–31 BC)
Collector:
Alfred Emerson
Materials:
Bronze (metal)
Person depicted:
Zeus (Greek deity)
Object type:
archaeology
Function:
7.5 Issued Currency and Associated Containers
Production date:
246-222 BC
Accession date:
1905
Department:
Classical Mediterranean
Dimensions:
weight 28 grams and linear 30 millimeters
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