KINGS of MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’.
|Sale: CNG 72, Lot: 413. Estimate $200.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 14 June 2006.
Sold For $250. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
336-323 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Sidon mint. Dated CY 4 (306/5 BC). Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin / Zeus Aëtophoros seated left; in left field, D
(date) above M; SI
below throne. Price 3526. VF.
The new civic year dating in Sidon is relative to the arrival of Antigonos I Monophthalmos in Phoenicia (CY 1 = 315/4 BC; cf. Price pp. 406-7).