LAMPSACUS PSEUDO RHODIAN DRACHM - MEMNON OF RHODES ISSUE - CHOICE VF FINE STYLE NGC GRADED GREEK MYSIA COIN (Inv. 12575)

Ancient Coins - LAMPSACUS PSEUDO RHODIAN DRACHM - MEMNON OF RHODES ISSUE - CHOICE VF FINE STYLE NGC GRADED GREEK MYSIA COIN (Inv. 12575)
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MYSIA. LAMPSACUS (?). Ca. 350 BC
Silver Pseudo-Rhodian drachm, 3.17 g, 13 mm., struck by Memnon of Rhodes.
Obv. Radiate head of Helios left.
Rev. M - E flanking rose with buds.
Ashton, Memnon 26; SNG France -; SNG Copenahagen 913 (Rhodes); SNG von Aulock 2769 (Megiste).
Ex Obolos 4, 2/21/2016, 320.
NGC graded CHOICE VF, Strike 4/5, Surface 4/5, FINE STYLE. A neat historical coin struck by Memnon of Rhodes, a Greek commander who served Persian interests for most of his life and whose military abilities nearly stopped the advance of Alexander the Great into Asia Minor.
 
Ancient Coins - LAMPSACUS PSEUDO RHODIAN DRACHM - MEMNON OF RHODES ISSUE - CHOICE VF FINE STYLE NGC GRADED GREEK MYSIA COIN (Inv. 12575)
Price SKU: 12575
US$ 575.00
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