PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT Ptolemy VIII 165-116 BC.
Obv/ Diademed head of Zeus-Ammon right
Rev/ BASILEUS PTOLEMAIOS EYER(GETES); eagle standing left on thunderbolt, one wing spread; narrow Phi to left.
Ref/ Svornos Plate 56b, 18 = S1642
Con/ gVF+, and much better in hand than seen in our photo.
Seller's Note/ This coin is quite rare and you'll not find it on Wildwinds nor any other common source. Why is it so rare? It's the unbroken legend that begins lower left and continues clock-wise right. Such unbroken legends are only found on Ptolemy VIII issues from the Cyprus mint.