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Greek, Macedonian Kingdom, Lysimachos [unlisted rev. die]
KINGS of THRACE, Macedonian. Lysimachos. 305-281 BC. AR Tetradrachm (28mm, 16.83 g, 1h). Alexandreia Troas mint. Struck circa 297/6-282/1 BC. Diademed head of the deified Alexander right, with horn of Ammon / Athena Nikephoros seated left, left arm resting on shield, transverse spear in background BAΣIΛEΩΣ , ΛYΣIMAXOY ; monogram to inner left, ligate ΘE on throne. Meadows, Earliest 22 (A13/R [unlisted rev. die]); Thompson 161; Mller ; SNG Berry 438 (same obv. die). Good VF, toned, some porosity, a few minor marks under tone. Rare.

From The Sam Mansourati Collection
Classical Numismatic Group, Inc.
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Nick T  [Jul 24, 2013 at 03:35 PM]
Excellent addition. Love it !
Sam  [Jul 24, 2013 at 04:23 PM]
Thank you , Nick . I highly value your thoughts
rover1.3  [Jul 25, 2013 at 04:23 PM]
This is what the really great coins look like. Perfect from every aspect!
Sam  [Jul 25, 2013 at 05:01 PM]
Thank you very much , rover.
*Alex  [Aug 10, 2013 at 03:20 PM]
Beautifully toned. Superb coin.
Sam  [Aug 10, 2013 at 03:23 PM]
Thank you very much Alex.
David Atherton  [Aug 13, 2013 at 06:58 AM]
Even without the beautiful toning this coin woud be amazing!
cicerokid  [Aug 13, 2013 at 02:58 PM]
Superb coin and great toning
Randygeki(h2)  [Aug 20, 2013 at 07:26 AM]
very nice!
Sam  [Sep 10, 2013 at 12:26 PM]
Hey Cicero , thank you very much, and thank you Randy.
Frank D3  [Nov 30, 2013 at 01:44 PM]
I bid on this coin. Congratulations on winning it! Beautiful coin and I'll keep seraching for one for myself.
Sam  [Dec 01, 2013 at 08:37 PM]
Thank you Frank , and I hope you find what you are looking for soon, check FORVM store , there are really good deals.