Alexander the Great, Silver Tetradrachm

Item Reference: C201003371 Reserved Share
Kingdom of Macedon, Alexander the Great (336-323 BC). Silver Tetradrachm, posthumous issue struck under Kassander, as regent, mint of Amphipolis, c. 307-297 BC. Obverse: Head of Herakles, with the features…
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Description

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

Silver Tetradrachm, posthumous issue struck under Kassander, as regent, mint of Amphipolis, c. 307-297 BC.

Obverse: Head of Herakles, with the features of Alexander (?) facing right, wearing lion skin headdress.
Reverse: Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre, vertical trident in left field, A above pellet below throne.

(Price 261; Moore 291-302).

Good Very Fine.

17.25g.

Specification

Period336 - 323 BC
Datec. 307-297 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

ReferencesPrice 261; Moore 291-302
Weight17.25 g

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