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21



No.


Wt.or
Size.


Obverse.


Reverse.


Mint.
Date.








Silver^








Head of Ftolemaeus I.


PTOAEMAIOY BA5IAEn5

Eagle 1. on thunderbolt.




62


224-




toL, 17*.


Uncert.


63


215-


Head of Zeua.


Copper.


»






PTOAEMAIOY BA^IAEii^

Eaglo 1. on thunderbolt, wings open.




64


Size.

115


/




99


65


1-1


/


>l »


W


66


•9


Head of Alexander the
Great. ^


Similar.

tol., f?!. [PI. III. 6.]


»


67


•8


J


„ „ [PI. III. 7.]
Gold.


»






Head of Ptolemaeus I.


PTOAEMAIOY BASIAEXIS

Eagle L on thunderbolt, wings open.




68


wt.
. 27:7


y


tol., i¥j.


»


•69


27-3


Similar.


Silver, \^

PTOAEMAIOY BA5IAEn5

Eagle 1. on thunderbolt.


»


70


229-




tol., ti}.


»


71


227-




„ ,^.


»



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22



THE PTOLBMAIO KmOS OF EGTPT.



No.


Wt.or
Sze.


Obrerse.


Bejene.


Mint.
Dlte.






Head of Ftolemaeus I.


TTOAEMAIOY BA^IAEH^

Eagle L on thunderbolt.




72


Wt.
218-8




P

t0l..j^.


Uncert.


73


219-




„ !! (ffraffilo,A.)


w


74


206-7

wom.


Head of Zeus.


P

Cbpper.

PTOAEMAIOY BA^IAEXl^

Eagle 1. on thunderbolt, wings open.


9>


76


Size.
1-05




to 1., X.


39


76


1-05


Head of Ftolemaeus L


„ Tl.

Gold.

PTOAEMAIOY BA^IAEXl^

Eagle L on thunderbolt, wings open.


»


77


Wt.

27-6


Similar.


tol.,4>.

SUver.

rroAEMAlOY BA^IAEXl^

Eagle 1. on thunderbolt.


»


78


218-4


Head of Zeus.


P

toL,4>.

Copper.

PTOAEMAIOY BA^IAEXli

Eagle 1. on thunderbolt, wings open.


It


79


size.
1-1




A
toL, ♦.


n



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PIOIiEUABUS I., AND FTOLEHABUS IL



23



\



No.


Wfcor
Size.


ObTerse. B^vene.


Mint.
Date.






Egypt.








Gold.




80


Wt
26-9


Head of Ptolemaeus L


PTOAEMAIOY BA^IAEn^

Eagle L on thunderbolt, wings open.

tol.,A.


Alexan-
dria?


81


27-4




II II


M


-■




Silver.








Similar^


PTOAEMAIOY BASIAEn^

Eagle 1. on thunderbolt.




82


213-4




toL, A.


II


83


228-




II A •


II


84


219-5




p

„ A.


II


85


230-3




fi A «


DaphnaeP


86


216*


i


nT ^


Ptolexna&


87


220-5




rr

II (^ f II If


II


88


219-


3


II ]?N> .1 11 [PI. HI. 8.]


II


89


219-6


;


rr

II K^; 1, 1


11



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24



THE PTOLEMAIC KINGS OP EGYPT.



No.


Wt.or
Size.


Obverse.


Reverse.


Mint.
Date.






PTOLEMAEUS IL, PHILADELPHUS.








B.a 284-247.








Cyprus.








A. Second Coinage, with monogram J2» )X'








(See also Ptolemaeus I. and IL, p. 13.)









Gold,








Head of Ptolemaeus I. r.,


PTOAEMAIOY BA^IAEIl^








diademed and wearing


Eagle 1. on thunderbolt ; to 1., J^ .




1


Wt.
275-5


aegis.


[Bank Coll.]


Uncert.






Silver,


.


2


216-5


Similar. | Similar. [PI. iv. 1.]

Copper,


j> %






Head of Zeus r., laur.


PTOAEMAIOY BASIAEH^

Eagle 1. on thunderbolt, wings open;




3


Size.

1-15




toi.,;^.


»






Gold,








Head of Ptolemaeus I. PTO AEM AlOY BASI AEHS










Eagle 1. on thunderbolt ;










to 1., ^ .




4


Wt.

275-5




between eagle's legs, E. [Bank Coll.]


»>


5


274-9




P.


w


6


275-6




[PL IV. 2.]


)>



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FTOtiBUABUa n., PHILADKLPaDa



25



No.


Wt. or
Size.


Obyerse.


Mint.
ReyerBe. —
Date.








SUver.








Head of Ptolemaeus I.


TTOAEMAIOY BA^IAEXl^

Eagle 1. on thunderbolt ; to L, ^.
[between eagle's legs, A].








[Countennark, ZA (Sala-
mis). See Ptolemaeus
IV. Cyprus.]


Unoort.






[Countennk., K (Citiumi)
See ibid.]


{j^aJUo, «»f«:yf/).]


»


7


Wt.
214-4




E.


)i


8


216-


Countennark, ®.


» »


»


9


202-6

worn.


• .


91 M


))


10


215-7


Countennark, „


o.


99


11


207-5




P^


• >


12


211-5

worn.


Countennark, A»


» 99


ff


13


217-7




Y.


»






Head of Zeus r., laur.


Copper.

PTOAEMAIOY BASIAEn^

Eagle L on thunderbolt, wings

open ; to 1., ^,




14


Sise.

1-06




beneath shield, Zl ; between eagle's
legs, A*


99


15


1-05


'


between eagle's legs, 1 . [PL iv. 3.]


>1


16


M


,


» »»


l>


17


106




o.


»


18


1-06




» » •


»)


19


115




p.


»>



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26



THE PTOI.BWAIO KINGS OP BQTPT.



No.


Wtor

Size.


Obvaree.


Eererse.


Mint.






B. Second Coinage, teUh ^.








Copper.


'






(a) With buckler only.








Head of Zeus r.; laur.


PTOAEMAIOY BA^IAEH^




20


eize.
1-06




Eagle 1. on thunderbolt, wings
open; toj., Q.

[PL IV. 4.]


Unoert.


21


1-05






»


22


1-













(0) With letter or monogram to left, under bueMer,




23


105




under buckler, A ?


>>


24


1-1




N<.


»»


25


1-05




[PI IV. 5.]


y>


26


105




♦ .







- ,


(7) With letter behind eagle.





27


1-05




behind eagle, A. [PL iv. 6.]


if


28


1'




N.


99


29


1-05




[BankColL]


w


30


1-05




» »


99


31


105




♦ .


a



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PTOLBMAEUS n, PHILADELPHU8.



27



No.



Wt. or
Size.



Obverse.



Reyene.



Mint.
Date.



32
33

34
36
36






wt.
215-7



213-7
208-6

218-
219-3



Phoenicia.
A. First Coinaob. PTOAEMAIOY BA^IAEXl^.

(a) Not dated. '

{On one stater ofSidon engraver'e markf K . See Introd., p. xxxiv.)

Silver*



Head of Ptolemaeus I. r.,
diademed and wearing
aegis.



37



217-8



38



39



218-2



219-2



Similar.



Similar.



PTOAEMAIOY BA^IAEH^

Eagle L on thunderbolt ; to L, Zl •



tol.,ZI.

Zl

" M-

Zl

®

£1

®l

„ Zl ; to r., I .



[PI. IV. 7.]



SimOar ; to L, ^.



Sidon.



[PL IV. 8.]



Similar ; to 1., A .

toh, '^.
A

A



[PI. IV. 9.]



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Tyre.



Ace.



28



THB PTOLEMAIO KINGS OF BGTPT.



No.


Wtor
Size.


ObTorae.


RoTerse.


Mint






Head of Ptolemaeus L


rXOAEMAloY BA^IAEXl^




40


Wt.

213-2




Eagle L on thunderbolt ; to L, ^j-v .


PtolemaiB


41


216-


^




M


42


216-







>9








Copper.









Head of Zeus r., laur.


Similar ; between eagle's legs, A .




43


She.

116






Ace?




-


(fi) Dated, year 20— 24=«B.a 266-5—262-^1.










Silver.




44


wt.
218-7


Head of Ptolemaeus h


Similar; to L, ^ ; to r., date,
to r., K. [PI. IV. 10.]


Tyre.

B.C.

266-5.


45


220-4




,, fe;. [KA.]


265.4.


46


211-9




„ ^


»


47


218-1




„ 1* [KB]


264.B.


48


218-6




>» >i


»


49


217-8




„ r. [Kr.]


268-2.


60


218-6




» li. [KA.]


262.1.


61


213-8




>> w


M


62


214-7




»> >»


»



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raOLBHABUa U., PHILADELPBVd.



29



No.


wt. or
Size.


Obyene.


BeT«ne.


Mint.
Date.






B. SiwoND CoiNAOB. PTOAEMAlOY 5X1THP05.








SUTer datedj year 26— 39=b.o. 261-0—247.








Silver.




63


Wt

220-2


Head of Ptolemaeus I. r.,
diademed and wearing
aegis.


PTOAEMAIOY ^ilTHPO^

Eagle L on thunderbolt ; to 1., Zl .

tol.,^;tor., K. [KE.]


Sidon,

B.C,

261^.


54


217-






»


65


213-




Zl

» ^1 » ..


99


56


2201




Zl


•1


67


214-




» ?[ » Z. [KI.]

^ [PI. V. 1.]


259^.


68


213-




^' KO


267^.


69


213-5




Zl

„ ri „ „ [PLv.2.]


M


60


216-4




» M » W


»


61


219-




^' A

" Al " '*■


266-6.


62


215-


~


Zl





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THE PTOLEMAIO KINGS OF EQTPT.



No,


Wt.or
Size.


Obrerse.


BererBS.


Mint.
Date.






Head of Ptolemaeus I.


PTOAEMAIOY SnTHPO^

Eagle L on thunderbolt ; to 1., Zl .


Sidon.


63


Wt.
211-

worn.




toL,Jj;tor..AA.


B.a
266-4.


64


217-4




» » l> »


»


65


207-4

worn.




Zt ..


99


66


217-7




» » J> »


9f


67


216-8




„ L' „ AA. [PL.V. 3.]


99


68


218-3




„ " ■„ AB. [PL.V. 4.]


264-3.


69


213-4




m

if a ft ' 9f


ft


70


212-5




^' Ar


258-2.


71


217-5




Zl




99


72


220-6




» »


})


73


201-9
pUted.




" 1! " AA.


252-1,


74


216-2




Zl


M


75


218 8




^' AC


2f50.49.


76


220-






249-8.


77


218-




., :: „ ^" [Pt-.v.5.]


248-7.



H



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FTOIiBMAXUS II., FBILADKLPHUS.



31



No.


Wt.or
Size.


ObTerse.


Reyerse.


Mint






Head of Ptolelnaeus I.


PTOAEMAIOY iXlTHPO?

Eagle L on thunderbolt ; to L, « .
tor., IE. [KE.] [PLv.6.]










Tyre.


78


Wt.

2211




B.C.

261.0.


79


216-2




„ :B. [KI.]


258.a


80


219-5




„ H [KH]; between eagle's legs,
tl A.


268.7.


81


210-3




A


256^.


82


218-5




» » » rT»


91


83


213-2






M


84


217-2




» 99 99 lTl»


»


85


211-7




M J> »» ®»


W


86


217-




AB ^

„ ^ » o.


254-8.


87


220-7




>> " " BP-





88


213-8


(Double-struck),


91 >1 >» /jl-


>>


89


217-9




„ " » ©•


»


90


218-5




» » » 2'


»


91


219-


J


Ar o


263-2.


92


216-8






>>


93


217-






252-1.


94


214-3






»



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THE FTOIiEHAIO KmOS 07 EaTFT.



No.


Wfcor
Size.


Obvane.


ReTene.


Mint.

r^te.






Head of Ftolemaeus I.


PTOAEMAIOY 5X1THP05

Eagle L on thunderbolt; to 1., | .

to r., \*T ; between eagle's legs, ©.




95


Wt.
209-




Tyre.

B.a

262-1.


96


216-5






w


97


216'


-


» » n n
altered in die from

"•'H. ATI

L/^- ©J


[Joppa.
263-2.]


98


211-3




>» »» n ®«


w


99


203-2
plated.




AE. .,


261-0.


100


2198




„ AC; „ ®.
A


250^9.


101


219-3


FiBST OB


Copper.
, Second Coinage.


249-8.


102
103


BiM.

1-66
1-55


Head of Zeus Amnion r.,
wearing diadem, aad


PTOAEMAIOY BA^IAEXl^

Two eagles L on thunderbolts ; be-
tween logs of that in advance, ^ .

[PL V. 7.]


Tyre.
ff


104


1-4


Similar type.


Same inscr. Eagle 1. on thunderbolt,
wings open; between legs, same
mon.

[PL V. 8.]


n


105


1-4




(Yfor¥.)


f>


106


1-2


Head of Zeus r., lanr.


Same inscr. Eagle L on thunderbolt ;
between legs, same mon.





107


115




[PL V. 9.]


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PTOLEMAEUS II., PHILADBLPHUS.



33



No.


Wtor
Size.


Obverse.


Reverse.


Mint.
Date.








Silver.










Second Coinage.






108


Wt.
214-8


Head of Ptolemaeus I. r.,
diademed and wearing
aegis.


PTOAEMAIOY SHTHPOS

Eagle 1. on thunderbolt ; to L, @).

tor., jj. [KE.]


Ptolemais

B.C.

261-0.


109


213-6




n }>




«


110


209-6


Similar.


.0. ,©,... ,H.

Similar; toL, Pl,


[KH.]


258-7.


111


215-




tol.,Y^ftor.,A,
AA




256-5.


112


217-3




w >> yr vi '




256-4.


113


216-




AA
1




»


114


198-

worn.




AB




»


115


216-5




» » 91 O •




254-3.


116


191-8

worn.




AB

" ^E " •


(sic)


»>


117


216-9




" to r AP




263-2.


118


218-




» » » »







119


218-5




» At J, ,,




>j



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34



THE PTOLEMAIC KINGS OP EGYPT,



No.



120

121
122
123



Wt.or
Size.



124



125
126
12

128
129
130
131
132



wt.
214-5



214-6
213-2
217



Obverse.



Reverse.



Mint.
Date.



Head of Ptolemaeus I.



Size.

1-6



wt.
214-3



216-5
212-2

216-9

216-

213-

212-7

219



PTOAEMAIOY ^nTHP05

Eagle 1. on thunderbolt.



.m



tol.,yC^;tor.,



Head of Zeus Ammon r.,
diademed.



AA

o •

AE
O .

AC
O.

AI
O.



Copper^

HTOAEMAIOY BA^IAEHS

Two eagles 1. on thunderbolts.

between eagles* legs, O, ^^ .



Ptolenuus

B.C.

252-1.



261-0.

260-49.

249-8.

Ptolenuus



Head of Ptolemaeus I.



Similar.



Silver.

PTOAEMAIOY 5nTHPo5

Eagle 1. on thunderbolt ; to L, ro] I.

tol.,r51litor.,(J. [KE.]
» »r^i; „ I. [KI.]



>> » >» »



Similar; to L, ITI •



Joppa.
261-0.



269-8.



tol.,



in



tor.


AA
' O


>}


AB
O


j>


Ar

O


»


AA



))


AE



255-4.
254.8.
263-2.
262-1.
251-0.



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PTOLEMAEUS II., PHILADELPHU8.



35



No.



Wt.or
Size.



Obverse.



133



134



135
136
137

138
139
140
141



142
143
144



wt.
209-



217-5



214-6
214-3
212-6

216-9
217-3
215-
218-3



208-4
218-9
219



Head of Ptolemaeus I.



Similar.
Countenmark, H (H).



Similar.



Reverse.



Mint.
Date.



PTOAEMAIOY ^nXHPOS

Eagle L on thunderbolt ; tol., |T1.

toL,l^;tor,^E.
AZ



Similar; to L, 7Q or pT .
toL,7qjtor.,[5. [KE.]

F



,. ^; „ ^. [AAorAA.]



AB

» J> >> S •

AT

)l » » S •



AZ

» W » i '



Similar ; to L, '™^ or 7^ ,

tor.,g.
tol.,7q; „ '^,






Joppa.
251-0.



249-8.



Ghiza.
201-0.



257-6.



255.4.



254-8.



253-2.



249-8.



Joppa

and Gaza

256-5.



250.49.



249-8.



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THE PTOLEMAIC KINGS OP EGYPT.



No.


Wt.or
Size.


Obverse.


Reverse.


Mint.
Date.








Egypt.










Gold.








See Gold, Arsinoe II. ; and Ptolemaeus II. and Arsinoe IL,
with Ptolemaeus I. and Berenice I.










Silver.








Head of Ptolemaeus I. r.,
diademed and wearing


PTOAEMAIOY BASIAEn^

Eagle L on thunderbolt; to 1., A .




145


Wt.
218-


aegis.


[PL VI. 1.]


Alex-
anclria.


Similar.


tol., PT; tor.,^,








PT




146


214-5




Ptolemais


147


2153




„ " [PI. VI. 2.]


>j


148


212-5






»


149


217-5




„ § . [Bank CoIL]


»


150


217-5






»


151


215-5


Similar.


Similar ; to 1., IP .
IP


»


152


207-8




to 1., A .


»


153


worn.

208-5




»

„ KA.


j>


154


214-5






»


155


207-

worn.






j>


156


2169




„/^. [PI. VI. 3.]


»



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FTOLEHAEnS II., PBILADKLPBCB.



37



No.


Wt.or

Siae.


Obverse.


Reverse.


Mint.
Date.






Copper,




157


Size.

1-8


Head of Zeus Ammon r.,
diademed.


PTOAEMAIOY BA$IAEn$

Eagle I. ou thunderbolt, wings
open, looking back.

between eagle's legs,*© .


Uncert


158


1-85




E.


>i


159


1-8








160


1-75








161


1-8








162


1-8








163


1-8




[n. VI. 4.]








Cyrenaica.








Local Coinaob.








Magas, Governor.








Wilk monogram of Magas,








Copper,




1


•6


Head of Ptolemaeus I. r.,
diademed and wearing
aegis.

(Similar.


BAZIA PTO Fore-part of sea-
horse r.

beneath M", crab. [PI. vi. 5.]

BA$IAEn$ PTOAEMAIOY

Fore-part of sea-horse 1.


ApoUonia


2


•6


Similar.


beneath, |^.

nxoA p_._^ J

BA5IA ^'''^^•


»


3


•75


Restruck on earlier coin o
Afr., vol. i


tol.,f^.

f Euesperides (cf. Miiller, Num. Anc.
., p. 89, nos. 335-8.)


»



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38



THE PTOLEMAIC KINGS OP EGYPT.



No.



11



12



Wt.or
Size.



Obverse.



Reverse.



Mint.
Date.





Size.


4


•85


5


•85


6


•9


7


•85


8


•9


9


•9


10


•S5



Head of Ptolemaeus I. r.,
diademed and wearing
aeois.



Head of Ptolemaeus I. r.,
diademed and wearing



•65



•95



13


•6


14


•5.


15


•5,


16


•5



PTOAEMAIOY Winged thunder-
BA^IAEn^ bolt

above, M- [PL vi. 6.]

„ {mon. effaced.)

[BA$IAEI2$ PTOAEMAIOY 1]

Free horse galloping 1.

above, |^.



Uncert.



J, King, B.C. 280]- . 1
Copper.



Head of Ptolemaeus I. r.,
diademed and wearing
aegis.



Head of Magas r., dia-
demed and wearing



BA^IAEIIS MAPA Head of
Libya r., bound with tainia.

[PL VI. 7.]

BA^IAEQ$ MAPA Head of
Libya r., bound with tainia.



[PL VI. 8.]



Ptolemaeus II, b.c. ?-258.
Magas, Governor.
Copper.



Head of Ptolemaeus I. r.,
diademed and wearing



BASIAEIl^ PTOAEMAIOY

Head of Libya r., bound with
tainia ; to r., cornucopias.



[PL VI. 9.]

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PTOLEMABUS IT., PHILADBLPHU8.



39



No.


Wt.or
Size.


Obyerse.


, BeTerae.


Mint*
Dite.






Head of Ptolemaeus L


BASIAEIl^ PTOAEMAIOY

Head of Libya; to r., double




17


Size.
•85




cornucopiaB.

[PI. VI. 10.]


Uncert.


18


•85






i}


19


•55






11


20


•55






)i


21


•5






11


22


•4






91






Silver.








Head of Ptolemaexis I. r.,
diademed and wearing


PTOAEMAIOY BA$IAEn$

,Eagle r. on thunderbolt




23


wt.
100-7


aegis.
Similar.


to r., 1 (flaming race-torch?)
($I23AI$Aa nroAEMAloY.)

Similar ; eagle 1.


19


24


103-1




toL, ^.


19






With monogram of Magcu.








Silver.








Similar.


BA^IAE PTOAEMAIOY Eagle
r. on thunderbolt ; to L, fi/[.




25


99-8




to r., X.


91






Copper




26


Size.
•85


Similar.


PTOAEMAIOY BASIAEA^

Eagle L on thunderbolt, wii^gs
open; to 1., |<T.


11


27


•75






19


28
29


•7
•7


,


[PL VI. 11.]

toi., M.

ZA


19
19


30


•75






»






Cyrenaica 1








Copper.




31


•5


Head of Ptolemaeus II. r.,
diademed.


PTOAEMAIOY BA$IAEn$

Eagle 1., wings open; in front,
dolphin 1. downwards.

[PI. VI. 12.]


11



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40



THE PTOLEMAIC KINGS OP EGYPT.



No.



Wt.or
Size.



Obverse.



Reverse.



Mint.
Date.



Wt.
215-4



427-8
214-6

214-3
213-5
426-3
428-6



PTOLEMAEUS IL AND AESINOE II., WitH
PTOLEMAEUS L AND BERENICE I.

Gold.

(a) Period of Ptolemaeus II., Philadelphus, and Ptolemaeus III.,
Euergetes.



Egypt?

AAEA<t>I2N Busts jugate r. of
Ptolemaeus II., diademed and
wearing chlamys, and Arsinoe IIi,
diademed and veiled.



to 1., fl| ; to r., double cpmucopiae.



427-6



429-



» >i »



K (letter partly ef-
faced).



OETIN Busts jugate r.
of Ptolemaeus I., dia-
demed and wearing
aegis, and Berenice I.,
diademed and veiled.

[PL VIL 1.]



[PI. vn. 2.]
[PI. VII. 3.]



tol., $.

„ ^. [PL VII. 4.]



Alex-
andria?



Uncert.



{fi) Struck by Ptolemaeus V., Epipbanes.



Similar*



to L, )6( (diadem of Philadelpbus
adorned with thunder-
bolt).

„ „ (diadem plain).

[Bank ColL]



Similar.

to L, $ [PL VII. 5.]

„ ^. [PL VII. 6.]

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PTOLEMAEUS II, AND ARSINOE II., WITH PTOLBMABUS I. AND BERENICE I. 41



No.



Wt or
Size.



Obverse.



Reverse.



Mint.
Date.



10



11



(y) Struck by Ptolemaeus VI., Philometorl

OEQN Busts jugate.



wt.
428-5



A AEA<t>nN Busts jugate,
to 1., ^ .



23-7



Similai:-



[PL vu. 7.]



Uncert.



Silver^
TJncertain Period.

I Similar.



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42



THE PTOLBMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT.



No.


Wt.or
Size.


Obverse.


Reverse.


Mint.
Date.






ARSINOE II., PHILADELPHOS.








(a) Struck by Ptolemaeus IL








Egypt?








Gold.




1


Wt.
429-


Head of Arsinoe r., with
horn of Zeus Amnion,
wearing diadem, ste-
phane, and veiL


AP$INOH$ ♦lAAAEA^oY

Double comucopisB bound with
fillet.

[PL VIII. 1.]


Uncert.






{P) Struck by Ptolemaeus III., Euergetes I.








Phoenicia.








A. First Coinage.








Gold.




2


426-4


Head of Arsinoe r., with
horn of Zeus Ammon,
wearing diadem, ste-
phane, and veil ; be-
hind head, sceptre.


Similar; beneath comucopise, SI .
in field, below, E ?! •


Sidon.

B.O.

243-2.




Similar ; beneath comucopise, ^ .


3


428-3




in field, below, A ^^'


Tyre.
247-6.


4


427-4




A '^°; [PI. vui. 2.]


244.3.




Similar ; beneath comucopicB, T* «


5


428-4




in field, below, B "^f^' [Bank Coll.]


Ptolemais
2465.




Similar; beneath comucopise, ICPI.


6


426-




in field, below, r q""


Joppa.
246-^



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ARSINOE 11., PHILADBLPHOS.



43



No.


Wt.or
Size.


r"

Obverse.


Reverse,


Mint.
Date.






C. Third Coinage.








Mver,








Head of Arsinoe, with
sceptre.


AP$INOH$ ♦IAAAEA*oY

Eagle 1. on thunderbolt.




7


Wt.
215-6




between eagle's legs, X . [PL viii. 3.


CJncert.






(y) Struck by Ptolemaeus II., and Ptolemaeus III.








Cyprus.








Gold.








Similar.


AP5INOH5 4>IAAAEA*oY

Double comucopiae bound with
fillet.




8


429-




beneath, thunderbolt and K.


Citium?






Egypt:








Gold.








Similar.


Similar.




9


429-2


Behind head, 0.




Uncert.


10


429-4


K.


[PL viii. 4.]


»


11


428-


A.




»


12


428-5


No letter.




97






Silver.








Similar.


Similar.




13


5^-i


Behind head, P .




»


U


^43-8


«■ E.




»


u


542-


„ A.




»



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44



THE PTOLEMAIC KINGS OP EGtPT.



No.


Wtor
Size.


Obyerse.


Reverse.


Mint.
Date.


16
17


Wt.
522-

worn.

521-


Heado
Behind


if Arsinoe,
head, H .


APSINOHS ♦lAAAEA^OY

Double comucopise.


Uncert.


18


534-




Y.




91


19


534-5




^•




Ji


20


546-2




BB.




9f


21


529-2




EE.




if


22
23


514-

worn.

541-8




HH.
0O.


[PI. VIII. 5.]




24
25


518-5

worn.

540-




II-
KK.






26


546-8




MM.






27


527-4




NN.






28


541-




> SJ^-






29


536-3




oo.


^




30


540-3




pp.






31


538-6




it.






32


538-8




TT.






33


527-2


No letter.

(8) Struck by]


Pfcolemaeus V., Epiphaijes.
Cyprus.
Gold ^^ ^


»






Similar.


Similar.


cfctiom*


34


416-4

TTOm,




toL, Kl; tor., LIC

[PL VIII. 6.]


190^89.

\










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ARSIXOE II., PHILADELPHOS.



45



No.



Wtor
Size.



Obverse.



Reverse.



Mint.
Date.



35



36
37
38
39

40



wt.
428-3



425-7

429

426-5

428-2

215-2



(c) Struck by Ptolemaeus VI., Philometor.

Egypt.

Gold,



Head of Arsinoe.



Behind head, A .



APSINOH$ . ♦lAAAEA^oY

Double cornucopise.

[PL VIII. 7.]



(X) Stmck by Ptolemaeus iX., Euergetes II., or
Ptolemaeus X., Soter II.

Egypt.

Gold,

Similar.



Similar.
Behind head, K .



[PI. VIII. 8.]



[Bank Coll. PL viii. 9.]
[PL VIII. 10.]



Uncert.



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46



1



THE PTOLBMATC KINGS OP EGYPT.



No.



Wt..or
Size.



Obyerse.



Reverse,



Wt.
215-4

216-7

216-6
219-2



5


Size.

105


6


105


7


1-05


8


]•


9


1-05





1-



PTOLEMAEUS III., EUERGETES I.
B.C. 247-222.

Cyprus.

A. First Coinage, with ^ .

Silver,



Mint.
Date.



Head of Ptolemaeus I. r.,
diademed and wearing
ae&:is.



PTOAEMAIOY BASIAEH^

Eagle L on thunderbolt ; to L, ;!".
to r., PI . [PI. IX. 1,]



it



[PI. IX. 2.]



Uncort.



IdaliiiiQ!



Head of Zeus r., laur.



Copper.
PTOAEMAIOY BASIAEIl^

Eagle 1. on thunderbolt, wings
open; to L, ^.

between eagle's legs, rfi ,
[PI. IX. 3.]

to 1. beneath buckler, /n ; „ A .



» »



tJncert.



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TTOLEMAEUS III., EUERGETES I.



47



No.


Wt.or
Size.


Obverse.


Revene.


Mint
Date.






Head of Alexander r.,
with horn of Zeus
Ammon, clad in ele-
phant's skin and aegis.


PTOAEMAIOY BA^IAEn?

Eagle 1. on thunderbolt, wings
open.




11


Sise.
•8




to 1. beneath buckler, X.


Uncert.






B. Second Coinage, silver with portrait of Ptoleniaeus IIL




,




Silver.








Head of Ptolemaeus IIL
r., diademed and wear-
ing lion's skin round
neck.


PTOAEMAIOY BA^IAEn?

Eagle 1. on thunderbolt.




12


Wt.

217-2




to 1., if ; to r., K. [PI. IX. 4.]


iSalimn?


13


215-3




„ ®- [PI. IX. 5.]


Uncert.


14


216-7




no mon. (restruck ?).

[PI. IX. 6.]


5)






Copper,








Head of Zeus r., laur.


PTOAEMAIOY BASIAEXl^

Eagle L on thunderbolt, wings
open ; in front, comucopise.




15


Size.

1-05




between eagle's legs, E. [PI. ix. 7.]


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