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540405
540405.

KINGS of THRACE, Macedonian. Lysimachos. 305-281 BC. AR Tetradrachm (26mm, 16.95 g, 12h). In the types of Alexander III of Macedon. Kolophon mint. Struck circa 299/8-297/6 BC. Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin / ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ, Zeus Aëtophoros seated left; in left field, lion forepart left above race torch; pentagram below throne. Thompson 122; Price L22; Müller 18; HGC 3, 1749a. Lightly toned, a few scrapes and marks. Good VF. Well centered.


Ex San Vicente Collection, purchased from Dr. Arnold Saslow, June 1995.