Alexander the Great, Silver Tetradrachm

Item Reference: C223000575 Sold Share
Kingdom of Macedon, Alexander the Great (336-323 BC). Silver Tetradrachm, posthumous issue, mint of Amphipolis, struck under Antipater, c. 322-320 BC. Obverse: Head of Herakles right, wearing a lionskin headdress.…
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Description

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

Silver Tetradrachm, posthumous issue, mint of Amphipolis, struck under Antipater, c. 322-320 BC.

Obverse: Head of Herakles right, wearing a lionskin headdress.
Reverse: BAΣIΛEΩΣ – ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre, Phrygian helmet in left field.

(Price 112).

Good Very Fine or better.

17.25g.

Specification

Period 336 - 323 BC
Date c. 322-320 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Tetradrachm

Coin Ruler

Alexander III

Country

Thrace and Macedonia

Coin House

Kings of Macedon

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Amphipolis

References Price 112
Weight 17.25 g

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