Reign of Ptolemy X Soter II (115-80 B.C.)
Minted in Paphos; Year 3 (114 B.C.)
Obverse: Diademed head of Ptolemy I wearing aegis facing right.
Reverse: Eagle facing left on thunderbolt. L G in left field, PL in right field. PTOLEMAIOU BASILEWS, “Ptolemy The King”.
In extremely fine condition. Found in Samaria.
Diameter: 25 mm; Weight: 14.2 g
Worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.
Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority.
J.N. Svoronos, "Ptolemaic Coinage", trans. Catherine Lorber (Athens, 1904); 1663, Plate LVII-3.