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90060054
Sale: Nomos 6, Lot: 54. Estimate CHF3000. 
Closing Date: Monday, 7 May 2012. 
Sold For CHF3600. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

KINGS of MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’. 336-323 BC. Stater (Gold, 8.58 g 9), struck under Seleukos I, Babylon, circa 311-305. Head of Athena to right, wearing triple-crested Corinthian helmet adorned with griffin rushing right on the bowl, pendant earring and pearl necklace. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Nike standing left with her wings spread, holding laurel wreath in her right hand and stylis in her left; to left, ΜΙ; to left below wing, monogram within wreath. Price 3749. Well centered and attractive, with some minor die rust on the obverse. Good extremely fine.


From the Outstanding Collection, Leu 81, 16 May 2001, 183.