The Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt
Cleopatra VII Portrait Tetradrachm
EGYPT 50-49 B.C.
Cleopatra VII daughter of Ptolemy XII and Cleopatra VI. She ruled the last fourteen years of her reign with Caesarion her son by Julius Caesar.
Obverse: Diademed head of Cleopatra
Reverse: Eagle on thunderbolt, palm branch over shoulder (a symbol of victory), dove standing left.
Legend reads in Greek, “Queen Cleopatra”
Diameter: 26 mm
Heavy Silver-plated. Made in the USA
Packaged in a coin collecting flip with the description of coin printed on flip insert.