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 : Kition.

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-3107.  Sear-6721 variety.

Size : 25.4 x 26.4 mm.  Weight : 17.31 grams.

Grade : gVF and well struck on a large flan, but the coin has been cleaned a little too much.

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

Reverse : Zeus seated left, holding a sceptre and eagle with a KIT monogram below his arm, with BASILEWS to the left and ALEXANDROU below.

Provenance : ex Darcy Phalen collection.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS COIN IS ATTRIBUTED TO A CYPRIOT MINT, AND THERE ARE SOME COUNTRIES INCLUDING THE USA TO WHICH IT CANNOT BE SENT. DO NOT ORDER THIS COIN UNLESS YOU ARE CERTAIN YOU CAN LEGALLY IMPORT IT TO THE COUNTRY IN WHICH YOU LIVE.

Price SKU: vcoin4776
US$ 475.00
  • € 409.91
  • £ 366.04
  • AUD 647.82
  • CHF 476.39
  • CAD 629.25

Rates for: 07/19/18

Ships from: Canada
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