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GREEK, Macedonian Kingdom, Alexander III the Great, Lydia, Sardis, AR Drachm, 336-323 BC. Lifetime issue - Price 2576
Head of Herakles right wearing lion-skin headdress. / AΛΕΞANΔPOY Zeus AŽtophoros seated facing on backless throne, his left leg and torso facing front, his head, right arm and right to left; holding eagle in his right hand and long sceptre in his left; NK monogram above bee in left field.
Price 2576; Thompson 134 (same dies). Sardis mint ca. 325/4-323 BC.
(18 mm, 4.27 g, 12h)
ex- Arthur J. Frank Collection; ex- NFA Auction II (25-26 March 1976) Lot 12.
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Keywords:Macedonian Kingdom Lydia Sardis Alexander III the Great Drachm
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Date added:May 23, 2011
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cicerokid  [May 24, 2011 at 05:20 AM]
My vote of the 3
mcbyrne21  [May 26, 2011 at 05:02 PM]
The detail in Zeus' face/hair is quite impressive
ickster  [May 30, 2011 at 02:01 AM]
What a magnificant coin!
Minos  [May 30, 2011 at 11:06 AM]
Superb !
Bruno V.  [Jun 02, 2011 at 10:53 PM]
5*
Noah  [Nov 22, 2011 at 03:43 PM]
Zeus is buff! Super coin
Li H  [May 05, 2013 at 12:15 PM]
I want someone like this!
paul1888  [May 06, 2013 at 03:18 AM]
Great coin and nice provinance.
n.igma  [Jan 14, 2014 at 04:05 AM]
Mint state by any measure!