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Maker/s

Ptolemy IV Philopator (220 BC-203 BC) (ruler)

Alexandria (mint)

Collection

McClean Collection

Category

coin

Name

octodrachm (denomination)

Greek (Series)

Egypt (subseries)

Ptolemaic (subsubseries)

Material/s

gold

Dimensions

image(height): 2.7 cm
image(width): 2.8 cm

Date

-221 to -205

Provenance

given: McClean, J.R. 1906-11-22 (Filtered for: Coins and Medals)

Inscriptions/Marks

  1. design
    Position: obverse
    Description: Bust of Ptolemy III
  2. design
    Position: reverse
    Description: Radiate and filleted cornucopiae

Production Place

Alexandria (mint) (place)

Catalogue ref/s

9783
Grose, S.W.
(1926) Catalogue of the McClean Collection of Greek Coins , Cambridge (Cambs.)

Accession Number

CM.MC.9783-R (Coins and Medals)
(Reference Number: 134216; Input Date: 2006-10-18 / Last Edit: 2010-04-13)

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