Image code: 8158

Golden octodrachm of Ptolemy II with busts of Ptolemy I and Berenice I. Reverse

Reverse of Ptolemy II's gold octodrachm with the garlanded busts of Ptolemy I, draped and with diadem, and Berenice I, draped, veiled and with diadem; above the inscription ΘΕΩΝ or Theon. On the obverse are the busts of Ptolemy II, draped and with diadem, and of Arsinoe II, draped and veiled, behind Gallic shield, above the inscription ΑΔΕΛΦΩΝ or Adelfon.