KINGDOM OF THRACE. LYSIMACHUS, king 306-281 BC. Drachm, Ephesus, 294-287. AR 4.32 g. Diademed head r. of deified Alexander the Great, wearing ram's horn. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ - ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ Athena, wearing long chiton and helmet, seated l., holding on her outstretched r. hand Nike crowning the royal name, her l. arm reclining on large shield at side; spear leaning against r. shoulder; in field l., bee l. between Ε - Φ. Thompson 177, 168. SNG Oxford 3743.
Estimate: 500 CHF
Starting price: 400 CHF
Price realized: 1'100 CHF
Scarce. Good style. Extremely fine
Auction Dr. Jacob Hirsch, Munich XIII (1905), 713
List Münzen & Medaillen AG, Basel 466 (1984), 3
Auction Hess Divo AG, Zurich 309 (2008), 34.