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ALEXANDER THE GREAT GOLD STATER – LIFETIME TO EARLY POSTHUMOUS ISSUE OF AMPHIPOLIS WITH TRIDENT – AU STAR NGC GRADED GREEK MACEDONIAN KINGDOM COIN (Inv. 12625)

$ 4,975.00

MACEDONIAN KINGDOM.  Alexander III, the Great, 336-323 BC.
Gold stater, 8.58 g., 18 mm..  Lifetime to early posthumous issue from “Amphipolis,” ca. 330-320 BC
Obv. Head of Athena with a large Corinthian helmet, a snake ornament below the plume.
Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Nike standing facing looking to left, holding wreath in right hand and stylis over left shoulder, downward pointing trident and delta monogram in left field.
Price 182.
NGC graded as AU STAR, Strike 5/5, Surface 5/5, a beautifully centered specimen with lustrous highlights with an attractive reddish hue.