KINGS of MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’. 336-323 BC.
|Sale: Nomos 3 & 4, Lot: 62. Estimate CHF600.
Closing Date: Monday, 9 May 2011.
Sold For CHF1200. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Tetradrachm (Silver, 17.18 g 12), Damascus, c. 330-320. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion skin headdress. Rev.
ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on ornamental throne, holding long, vertical scepter in his left hand and eagle standing right in his right; to left, forepart of a ram to right; above struts of throne, two dots; below bottom strut, ΔΑ. Price 3205. Attractive and well-centered. Extremely fine.
From the Toronto collection.