Ptolemy I Soter, Silver Tetradrachm

Item Reference: C223001072 Sold Share
Ptolemaic Egypt, Ptolemy I Soter (323-283 BC). Silver Tetradrachm, mint of Alexandria, c. 306-300 BC. Obverse: Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great facing right, wearing an elephant-skin headdress.…
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Description

Ptolemaic Egypt, Ptolemy I Soter (323-283 BC).

Silver Tetradrachm, mint of Alexandria, c. 306-300 BC.

Obverse: Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great facing right, wearing an elephant-skin headdress.
Reverse: AΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟY, Athena advancing right, holding spear and shield, eagle to right.

(Svoronos 168; Lorber 63).

Good Very Fine.

15.70g.

Specification

Period 323 - 283 BC
Date c. 306-300 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Tetradrachm

Coin Ruler

Ptolemy I

Country

Africa

Coin House

Egypt

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Alexandria

References Svoronos 168; Lorber 63
Weight 15.70 g

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