Alexander the Great, Silver Tetradrachm

Item Reference: C223000535 Sold Share
Kingdom of Macedon, Alexander the Great (336-323 BC). Silver Tetradrachm, posthumous issue, mint of Pella, struck under Kassander, c. 317-305 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 Pella, struck under Kassander, c. 317-305 BC.

Obverse: Head of Herakles right, wearing a lionskin headdress.
Reverse: AΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre, Boeotian shield in left field, serpent below throne.

(Price 249).

Good Very Fine.

17.06g.

Specification

Period 336 - 323 BC
Date c. 317-305 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Tetradrachm

Coin Ruler

Alexander III

Country

Thrace and Macedonia

Coin House

Kings of Macedon

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Pella

References Price 249
Weight 17.06 g

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