Alexander the Great, Silver Tetradrachm, mint of Tarsos

Item Reference: C189014592 Sold Share
Kingdom of Macedon, Alexander the Great (336-323 BC). Silver Tetradrachm, mint of Tarsos, c. 327-232 BC. Obverse: Head of young Herakles, with the features of Alexander (?) facing right, wearing…
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Description

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

Silver Tetradrachm, mint of Tarsos, c. 327-232 BC.

Obverse: Head of young Herakles, with the features of Alexander (?) facing right, wearing a lion skin headdress. Reverse. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus seated left on throne, holding eagle and sceptre, monogram below, plough.

(Price 3019).

Good Very Fine. Slightly double-struck on the reverse.

17.08g.

Specification

Periodc 336 - 323 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Demonination

Tetradrachm

Coin Ruler

Alexander III

Country

Thrace and Macedonia

Coin House

Kings of Macedon

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Tarsos

ReferencesPrice 3018a
Weight17.08 g

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