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Kingdom of Thrace, Lysimachos, 305 - 281 B.C.
|Kingdom| |of| |Thrace|, |Kingdom| |of| |Thrace,| |Lysimachos,| |305| |-| |281| |B.C.|, Lysimachus, a bodyguard for Alexander the Great, was made a strategos (general) after Alexander's death. He became one of the diadochi (successors) of Alexander who divided the empire and continually allied and warred with each other. In 305, he took the title of basileus (king), ruling Thrace, Asia Minor and Macedonia. He was killed in battle against Seleucus.
GB00750. Bronze AE14, SGCV II 6822, aF, weight 2.2g, maximum diameter 14.1mm, die axis 270o, 323 - 281 B.C.; obverse Head of Herakles right clad in Nemean lion scalp headdress; reverse BAΣI ΛYΣI within grain wreath; SOLD











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