Ptolemy Eupator


Ptolemy Eupator
(c. 163–152 BC)
   Elder son of Ptolemy VI and Cleopatra II. He was named coregent with his father but died young.
Historical Dictionary Of Ancient Egypt by Morris L. Bierbrier

Ancient Egypt. A Reference Guide. . 2011.

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