Macedonian Kingdom, Alexander the Great, 336 to 323 BC. Silver drachm.

Ancient Coins - Macedonian Kingdom, Alexander the Great, 336 to 323 BC. Silver drachm.
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Posthumous issue.
 
Denomination: Silver drachm
 
Mint: Colophon.  Date: ca. 323 to 316 BC (time of Philip III) 
 
Reference: Price-1762
 
Size: 16.9 x 18.7 mm. Weight: 4.23 grams.
 
Grade: gVF with minor horn silver deposits.
 
Obverse: Head of Herakles right, wearing the lion's skin.
 
Reverse: Zeus seated left, holding a sceptre and eagle, with ALEXANDROY to the right, with a spear head to the left and a fish below the arm.  On this coin the fish looks more like a kernel of grain.
 
Provenance: ex. Wexler collection here in Canada, ex. Terry Frost coins out of Ottawa (purchased from  him prior to the mid 1980's). 
Price SKU: vcoin7400
US$ 125.00
  • € 105.50
  • £ 93.90
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  • CHF 122.52
  • CAD 158.51

Rates for: 11/23/17

Ships from: Canada
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