Alexander the Great, Silver Tetradrachm

Item Reference: C234002776 Sold Share
Kingdom of Macedon, Alexander the Great (336-323 BC). Silver Tetradrachm, posthumous issue, mint of Miletos, c. 306-283 BC. Obverse: Head of Herakles facing right, wearing a lionskin headdress. Reverse: ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ,…
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Description

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

Silver Tetradrachm, posthumous issue, mint of Miletos, c. 306-283 BC.

Obverse: Head of Herakles facing right, wearing a lionskin headdress.
Reverse: ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre, monogram to left, larys below throne.

(Price 2143).

Good Very Fine, numerous scratches to reverse fields. A pleasing portrait.

16.83g.

Specification

Period 336 - 323 BC
Date c. 306-283 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Tetradrachm

Coin Ruler

Alexander III

Country

Thrace and Macedonia

Coin House

Kings of Macedon

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Miletos

References Price 2143
Weight 16.83 g

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