Silver Greek tetradrachma of Ptolemy IV (204 B.C).
Ptolemy IV’s weak rule lead to the loss of the region of Israel from his territory, which then transferred to Seleucid rule around this time.
The tetradrachm (Greek: τετράδραχμον) was an Ancient Greek silver coin equivalent to four drachma. It was in wide circulation from 510 to 38 B.E.
Comes with a certificate of authenticity and all required documents for export approval.
Shipped direct from the Holy Land.
Zak’s Antiquities is the website of Zak’s fine art and antiquities. Located on the Christian Quarter road in Jerusalem’s Old City. The shop began in 1964 and has remained as a family owned and operated business till this day. For the past 50 years Zak’s Antiquities has sold ancient coins, antiquities and art authentic to Israel and Jerusalem.