Ptolemy III & Berenice II, Euergetes Gate

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Illustration

Branko van Oppen
by Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones
published on 23 May 2019

Ptolemy III and Berenice II stand before Chonsu (their heads and feet vandalized by Christian iconoclasts) on a relief scene of the Euergetes Gate (Thebes, ca. 240-220 BCE). Photo courtesy of Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones, Cardiff University.

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Llewellyn-Jones, L. (2019, May 23). Ptolemy III & Berenice II, Euergetes Gate. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/10742/ptolemy-iii--berenice-ii-euergetes-gate/

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Llewellyn-Jones, Lloyd. "Ptolemy III & Berenice II, Euergetes Gate." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 23, 2019. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/10742/ptolemy-iii--berenice-ii-euergetes-gate/.

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Llewellyn-Jones, Lloyd. "Ptolemy III & Berenice II, Euergetes Gate." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 23 May 2019. Web. 07 Feb 2023.

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