Alexander III the Great AR Tetradrachm, Near EF, Arados Mint, Lovely style, 324 -320 B.C.E.

Ancient Coins - Alexander III the Great AR Tetradrachm, Near EF, Arados Mint, Lovely style, 324 -320 B.C.E.
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ALEXANDER THE GREAT AR TETRADRACHM

 

Price 3332, Near Extremely Fine, lightly toned, 26mm, 17.18 grams. Lifetime or early posthumous issue, Struck Circa. 324 - 320 B.C.E., Arados Mint

 

Obverse: Head of Alexander as Herakles in lionskin headdress to right

Reverse: Zeus seated left on throne, holding eagle in right and scepter in left, kerykeion in left field, AP monogram below throne BAΣIΛEΩΣ in exergue, ΑΛΕΞΑΝ∆ΡΟΥ to right

 
A nice quality example of a WONDERFULLY styled Arados tetradrachm with an lovely old collection patina!
 
Arados is know as ARVAD ארוד in the Bible and its people the ARVADI ארודי.
Ancient Coins - Alexander III the Great AR Tetradrachm, Near EF, Arados Mint, Lovely style, 324 -320 B.C.E.
Price SKU: g967
US$ 795.00
  • € 675.04
  • £ 603.66
  • AUD 1,095.87
  • CHF 767.93
  • CAD 1,030.25

Rates for: 09/25/18

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