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Coin of Kingdom of Egypt with unidentified head, struck under Ptolemy III

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Obverse: Head right. Reverse: Eagle left. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

Source Unknown: accessioned by MFA, 1916

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 247–222 B.C.

Mint

Kyrene (Cyrenaica), Egypt (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 1.98 gm.

Accession Number

16.464

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins