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Starting price: 100 CHF
Price realized: 220 CHF
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 24 mm, 17.07 g, 7 h), Amphipolis, struck under Antipater, circa 332-326. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion skin headdress. Rev. AΛEΞANΔPOY Zeus seated left on low throne, holding long scepter in his left hand and eagle standing right with closed wings in his right; to left, janiform head wearing polos. Price 6. Beautifully toned. Minor graffito on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
From an old Swiss collection, formed in the early to mid 20th century.