1 Octodrachm (Mnaieion) - Ptolemy II Philadelphus and Arsinoe II Philadelphos

Features

Denomination 1 Octodrachm (Mnaieion)
Weight (g) 27.69
Diameter (mm) 27
Shape: Round
Composition: Gold
Not Magnetic
Orientation Medal orientation ↑↑
Demonetized

Obverse

Description:
Veiled head of Arsinöe II right, with ram's horn, wearing diademed stephane; sceptre surmounted by lotus in the background, dotted border.

Reverse

Lettering:
APΣINOHΣ ΦIΛAΔEΛΦOY
ΣI


Description:
double cornucopia bound with fillet, containing pyramidal cakes, pomegranates and other fruits, grape cluster hanging from the rim of each horn; C (date) in inner left field, ΣI above HΛ monogram below, dotted border.

Edge

Description:
Plain
Year Mintage Comment Rarity
Alexandria Mint, Svoronos# 1032 Unknown

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