Tetradrachm (Coin) Portraying King Ptolemy I

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

253/252 BC, reign of Ptolemy II (285–247 BC)

Artist:

Greco-Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Artist

Ancient Greek

Title

Tetradrachm (Coin) Portraying King Ptolemy I

Origin

Tyre

Date

253 BC–252 BC

Medium

Silver

Dimensions

Diam. 2.7 cm; 14.14 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1145

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