Numismatics
Subject: Ptolemy II, King of Egypt 285-246 B.C.

Tetradrachm forgery of Ptolemy II

1800–1900

Bronze

11.1 g, 6:00, 24.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.30691
Culture: 
British
Period: 
19th Century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in England
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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