Perseus, Silver Tetradrachm

Item Reference: C234003955 Sold Share
Kingdom of Macedon, Perseus (179-168 BC). Silver Tetradrachm, mint of Pella or Amphipolis, c. 173-171 BC, magistrate. Obverse: Diademed head of Perseus facing right. Reverse: BAΣIΛEΩΣ / ΠEP-ΣEΩΣ, eagle on…
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Description

Kingdom of Macedon, Perseus (179-168 BC).

Silver Tetradrachm, mint of Pella or Amphipolis, c. 173-171 BC, magistrate.

Obverse: Diademed head of Perseus facing right.
Reverse: BAΣIΛEΩΣ / ΠEP-ΣEΩΣ, eagle on thunderbolt, all within an oak wreath, monogram in right field.

(HGC 3.1, 1094).

Good Very Fine.

15.47g.

Specification

Period 179 - 168 BC
Date c. 173-171 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Tetradrachm

Coin Ruler

Perseus

Country

Thrace and Macedonia

Coin House

Kings of Macedon

Metal

Silver

References HGC 3.1, 1094
Weight 15.47 g

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