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ID:     27103
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     PTOLEMAIC KINGDOM
Issuer:     Ptolemy IV, Philopator I
Date Ruled:     222-204 BC
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Drachm
Diameter:     41.9 mm
Weight:     65.673 g
Obverse Description:     Horned head of Zeus Ammon right, wearing taenia
Reverse Legend:     ΒΑΣΙΛΩΣ ΠΤΟΛΣΜΑΙΟΥ / ΔI
Reverse Description:     Eagle with wings closed standing left on thunderbolt, filleted cornucopia left, ∆Ι between eagle's legs
Mint:     Alexandria
Primary Reference:     SNG Cop 199
Reference2:     Svoronos 1125
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=26291