Alexander the Great, Silver Tetradrachm

Item Reference: C190014776 Sold Share
Kingdom of Macedon, Alexander the Great (336-323 BC). Silver Tetradrachm. Struck under Antipater for Philip III, in the name and types of Alexander, mint of Amphipolis, c. 323-320 BC. Obverse:…
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Description

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

Silver Tetradrachm. Struck under Antipater for Philip III, in the name and types of Alexander, mint of Amphipolis, c. 323-320 BC.

Obverse: Head of Herakles facing right, wearing lion skin headdress.
Reverse: ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ – ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus seated left, holding sceptre and eagle, helmet in left field.

(Price 113).

17.25g.

Specification

Period 336 - 323 BC
Date c. 323-320 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 113
Weight 17.25 g

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