1 Octodrachm (Mnaieion) - Ptolemy III Euergetes

Features

Denomination 1 Octodrachm (Mnaieion)
Weight (g) 27.84
Diameter (mm) 26
Shape: Round
Composition: Gold
Not Magnetic
Orientation Medal orientation ↑↑
Demonetized

Obverse

Description:
Bust of deified Ptolemy III right, wearing radiate diadem and aegis, trident over left shoulder, the central tine ornamented with lotus finial; dotted border.

Reverse

Lettering:
ΠTOΛEMAIOY
BAΣIΛEΩΣ
ΔI


Description:
Cornucopia bound with radiate royal diadem, containing grain ear, pyramidal cake and pomegranate, grape cluster hanging from left side; ΔI below, dotted border.

Edge

Description:
Plain
Year Mintage Comment Rarity
Alexandria Mint, Svoronos# 1117 Unknown

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