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ID:     307
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     PTOLEMAIC KINGDOM
Issuer:     Ptolemy III, Euergetes I
Date Ruled:     247-222 BC
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Drachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Diameter:     43 mm
Weight:     66.85 g
Obverse Description:     Horned head of Zeus-Ammon right, wearing taenia with basileion
Reverse Legend:     ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ- ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ
Reverse Description:     Eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt, filleted corncuopia in left field, XP monogram between legs
Mint:     Alexandria
Primary Reference:     Svoronos 964
Reference2:     Köln 71
Reference3:     SNG Copenhagen 171-172
Photograph Credit:     Roma Numismatics Ltd.
Source:     http://www.sixbid.com/browse.html?auction=1803&category=37420&lot=1589231