KINGS of MACEDON. Alexander III.
|Sale: CNG 69, Lot: 154. Estimate $750.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 8 June 2005.
Sold For $1250. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
336-323 BC. AR Drachm (4.15 gm, 6h). Amphipolis or Aigai mint. Lifetime issue struck under Antipater, circa 325-323 BC. Head of Herakles right, wearing lion's skin headdress / Eagle standing right, head left, on thunderbolt; bucranium to right. Price 96; Troxell, Studies
, Issue E8, 160. Good VF, minor surface porosity, a few cleaning marks. Extremely rare; four specimens noted by Troxell. ($750)