• Creator
  • Egyptians
  • Created Date
  • 10-25-02
  • Description
  • AR tetradrachm. Dated regnal year 89 (171-170 BC). Obverse side has the bust of Ptolemy facing right. Reverse side has an eagle on a lightning bolt. The bust of Ptolemy is struck slightly off center. 28 mm diameter. Ptolemy VI was a king of ancient Egypt (180-145 BC). AR Tetradrachm (tetradrachma) is an ancient silver (AR) coin equal to four drachmas. AR stands for Argentum or silver. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; ... more
    AR tetradrachm. Dated regnal year 89 (171-170 BC). Obverse side has the bust of Ptolemy facing right. Reverse side has an eagle on a lightning bolt. The bust of Ptolemy is struck slightly off center. 28 mm diameter. Ptolemy VI was a king of ancient Egypt (180-145 BC). AR Tetradrachm (tetradrachma) is an ancient silver (AR) coin equal to four drachmas. AR stands for Argentum or silver. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; History of Money. 16 History; 13 Science, Technology and Society; 18 Social Systems. less
  • Format
  • Coin3