Kingdom of Macedon, Alexander III, Silver Tetradrachm

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Kingdom of Macedon, Alexander III, Silver Tetradrachm

Kingdom of Macedon, Alexander III, The Great (336-323 B.C.), Silver Tetradrachm. Mint of Salamis, lifetime issue, struck c. 332-323 B.C. Head of young Herakles facing right, wearing a lion's skin, rev. AΛEΞANΔPOY, Zeus enthroned left, holding an eagle and a sceptre, a bow on left, 17.26g., 11h (Price 3139; Müller 1287). Lightly toned, of good style, extremely fine.

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