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Coin

Bronze; broken and heavily patinated.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room J1 (= pillared hall 27), right hand of mummy 23. 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession date: March 2, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty), 305–30 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

11.981

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins