Bronze coin of Cleopatra VII

Egypt, Ptolemaic Dynasty, 48-30 BC
Minted at Cyprus

A portrait of Cleopatra and her young son Caesarion

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G.K. Jenkins, Ancient Greek coins (London, Seaby, 1990)

I.A. Carradice, Greek coins (London, The British Museum Press, 1996)

R.R.R. Smith, Hellenistic royal portraits (Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1988)

I.A. Carradice and M.J. Price, Coinage in the Greek world (London, Seaby, 1988)


Diameter: 27.000 mm
Weight: 16.370 g

Museum number

CM BMC Cleopatra VII 2



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