Plaque with Greek dedication to Isis, Serapis and Apollo by Komon for the benefit of Ptolemy IV and V

Period: Ptolemaic Period

Dynasty: Ptolemaic Dynasty

Reign: reign of Ptolemy IV-V Coregency

Date: 210–204 B.C.

Geography: From Egypt

Medium: Marble

Dimensions: L. 27.9 cm (11 in.); H. 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.); Th. 5.1 cm (2 in.)

Credit Line: Gift of Joseph W. Drexel, 1889

Accession Number: 89.2.652

Description

This plaque can be precisely dated to the overlapping reigns fo Ptolemy IV and V. It was dedicated on behalf of these kings at a sanctuary of Isis, Serapis and Apollo, by Komon, an oeconomos..

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