Thrace, Lysimachos, Silver Tetradrachm

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Kingdom of Thrace, Lysimachos (306-281 BC). Silver Tetradrachm, mint of Lysimacheia, AD 297-281 BC. Obverse: Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great facing right, wearing the horn of Ammon.…
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Description

Kingdom of Thrace, Lysimachos (306-281 BC).

Silver Tetradrachm, mint of Lysimacheia, AD 297-281 BC.

Obverse: Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great facing right, wearing the horn of Ammon.
Reverse: BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΛYΣIMAXOY, Athena seated left, holding Nike and transverse sceptre, and resting her arm on shield, spear in background; lion’s head in exergue.

(Thompson 11).

Extremely Fine.

17051g.

Specification

Period306 - 281 BC
DateAD 297-281
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Tetradrachm

Coin Ruler

Lysimachos

Country

Thrace and Macedonia

Coin House

Kings of Thrace

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Lysimacheia

ReferencesThompson 11.
Weight17.05 g

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