Egypt, Ptolemy I Soter, Silver Tetradrachm

Item Reference: C189017676 Sold Share
Egypt, Ptolemy I Soter (as Satrap, 323-305 BC). Silver Tetradrachm, mint of Alexandria. Obverse: Head of Alexander the Great facing right, wearing an elephant-skin headdress. Reverse: AΛEΞANΔPOY, Athena Alkidemos advancing…
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Description

Egypt, Ptolemy I Soter (as Satrap, 323-305 BC).

Silver Tetradrachm, mint of Alexandria.

Obverse: Head of Alexander the Great facing right, wearing an elephant-skin headdress.
Reverse: AΛEΞANΔPOY, Athena Alkidemos advancing right, holding spear in right hand and wearing shield on extended left arm; monogram XI to inner left; to right, Corinthian helmet and eagle standing right on thunderbolt.

(Svoronos 162).

Good Very Fine.

15.56g.

Specification

Period323 - 305 BC
Date323-305 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Demonination

Tetradrachm

Coin Ruler

Ptolemy I

Country

Africa

Coin House

Egypt

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Alexandria

ReferencesSvoronos 162.
Weight15.56 g

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