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ALEXANDER THE GREAT SILVER TETRADRACHM – SEEMINGLY UNIQUE AND UNPUBLISHED POSTHUMOUS EMISSION OF AN UNCERTAIN SOUTHWEST ASIA MINOR MINT – CHOICE AU NGC GRADED GREEK IONIA COIN (Inv. 13812)

$3,500.00

KINGDOM OF MACEDON. ALEXANDER III, THE GREAT, 336-323 BC.
Silver tetradrachm, 16.90 g, 35 mm. Posthumous issue of an uncertain Asia Minor mint, 210-190 BC.
Obv. Head of young Hercules right in lion skin headdress.
Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus enthroned left, holding eagle and scepter, EKΘ control monogram in left field.
Price unlisted.
NGC graded CHOICE AU, Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5, “unlisted in M. Price” noted, dark gray toning with iridescent highlights, struck on a medallic planchet, a variety that is apparently otherwise unknown and unpublished.

Published: Vilmar Numismatics, Fixed Price List I, lot 42.

 

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