Alexander the Great, Silver Drachm

Item Reference: C201001287 Sold Share
Kingdom of Macedon, Alexander the Great (336-323 BC). Silver Drachm, posthumous issue struck under Philip III, mint of Kolophon, c. 323-217 BC. Obverse: Head of young Herakles, with the features…
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Description

Kingdom of Macedon, Alexander the Great (336-323 BC).

Silver Drachm, posthumous issue struck under Philip III, mint of Kolophon, c. 323-217 BC.

Obverse: Head of young Herakles, with the features of Alexander (?) facing right, wearing a lion skin headdress. Reverse: ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus seated left on throne, holding eagle and sceptre, spearhead behind.

(Price 1755).

Good Very Fine.

4.26g.

Specification

Period336 - 323 BC
Datec. 323-217 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Drachm

Coin Ruler

Alexander III

Country

Thrace and Macedonia

Coin House

Kings of Macedon

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Kolophon

ReferencesPrice 1755
Weight4.26 g

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