Ancient Egyptian Currency
Egypt was one of the wealthiest of all ancient cultures and their vast wealth was reflected in their amazing coinage. Octodrachms, containing nearly one ounce of pure gold, are the largest gold coins of the ancient world. They also struck coinage in silver and bronze and because of their immense size and beauty are widely admired today.
- Ptolemy III Bronze AE16 NGC XF 5x3This design type is most often see in the larger denominations, this is the first we have encountered in this smaller size. Impressive and beautiful coin that depicts the head of Zeus on the front with an eagle on the reverse. Great color and a fantastic coin for the money. Coin shown is the exact coin you will receive. Learn More$858.00
- Ptolemy III Bronze Zeus NGC XF 5x3Outstanding coin in terms of size that depicts Zeus on the obverse and a perched eagle on the reverse. Weighing well over an ounce of pure bronze, this 2,200 year old Egyptian coin is an impressive one and is very nice for the assigned grade. Learn MoreNow Only $1,995.00 Regular Price $2,046.00