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

Ancient Coins - Macedonian Kingdom, Alexander the Great, 336 to 323 BC. Silver tetradrachm.
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Denomination : Silver tetradrachm.  Mint : This type is tentatively attributed to the mint of Side.

Date : Price dates this issue from 325 to 320 BC, so it can be considered a lifetime issue as it begins during the last two years of Alexanders life.

Reference : Price-2948. 

Size : 23.8 x 26.0 mm.  Weight : 17.17 grams.

Grade : VF but has been very slightly polished.

Obverse : Head of Herakles right, wearing the lion's skin.

Reverse : Zeus seated left, holding a sceptre and eagle with a DI monogram below the throne, with BASILEWS below and ALEXANDROU to the left.

Provenance : ex Darcy Phalen collection.

Price SKU: vcoin4770
US$ 350.00
  • € 287.64
  • £ 250.53
  • AUD 462.24
  • CHF 344.48
  • CAD 449.24

Rates for: 04/26/18

Ships from: Canada
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