Pentobol coin of Ptolemy IV

Pentobol coin of Ptolemy IV

Made By: Greek

Made By: Egyptian

Culture: Ptolemaic
Date: 221-205 BC
Medium: bronze
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 1/2 in., 3/16 in. (3.8 cm, 0.5 cm)
Classification: ANCIENT
Credit Line: Gift of S. Lane Faison, Jr., Class of 1929
Object number: 77.57
DescriptionObverse: diademed head of Zeus-Ammon right. Reverse: eagle standing left, head turned right, on thunderbolt, filleted cornucopiae at shoulder.
Inscribed: one side, Greek lettering:[Ptolemai_]
Terms
  • profile
  • eagle
  • Zeus
  • God
  • mythical being
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