KINGS of MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’. 336-323 BC.
|Sale: Nomos 2, Lot: 60. Estimate CHF1000.
Closing Date: Monday, 17 May 2010.
Sold For CHF1100. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Tetradrachm (Silver, 16.98 g 12), Odessos, struck circa 280-200 BC. Head of Herakles in lion skin headdress to right. Rev.
ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on high-backed throne, holding eagle in his right hand and long scepter in his left; to left, ΚΟΙ; below throne, monogram. Price 1162 and 1171 var. An attractive coin with a dramatic head of Herakles. Obverse almost imperceptibly doouble-struck, otherwise
, good extremely fine.