Who's Who of Ancient Egypt - Egyptian people, queens and family: Apollonius


Ptolemaic period

Apollonius was the chief finance minister of Ptolemy II Philadelphus, and was an enormously influential courtier who was personally enriched by the royal gift of a sizeable business enterprises which involved import and export on a grand scale.

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Last Updated: June 19th, 2011

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