Ptolemy V

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Mark Cartwright
published on 13 December 2015
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Ptolemy V (r. 205-181 BCE) gold octadrachm. (Numismatics Museum, Athens)

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time writer, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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