Greek Silver & Bronze
Lot 3493 Greek Silver & Bronze
MACEDON, Kingdom of, Alexander III, (336-323 B.C.), silver tetradrachm, (17.04 grams), 'Uranopolis' mint, issued c.300-290 B.C., obv. head of Herakles to right wearing lion skin with dotted border, rev. Zeus seated on throne to left, eagle in outstretched hand, **Q* below star on cone to left, A under throne, to right **ALEXANDRO[U]*, (cf.S.6713, Price 518, BMC 518, M.-, Ehrhardt 'Amphipolis' 69). Nearly extremely fine, very scarce.
Ex. Superior Stamp and Coin auction, New York, December 6-7, 1997 (lot 1357).
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MACEDON, Kingdom of, Alexander III, (336-323 B.C.), silver tetradrachm, (17.04 grams), 'Uranopolis' mint, issued c.300-290 ...