ALEXANDER THE GREAT SILVER TETRADRACHM – EXCEPTIONAL AND RARE EMISSION FROM CORINTH WITH DOLPHIN SYMBOL – MINT STATE NGC GRADED GREEK MACEDONIAN COIN (Inv. 12632)
MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. Alexander III, the Great. 336–323 BC.
Silver tetradrachm, 17.21 g., 26 mm., posthumous issue minted at Corinth, ca. 304-290 BC.
Obv. Head of young Herakles right in lion skin headdress.
Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus enthroned left, holding eagle and scepter, dolphin in left field, NO below throne.
Price 858 (uncertain Greece or Macedon).
Published: Seleucus I Hoard (Coin Hoards X, 265).
NGC graded MINT STATE, Strike 5/5, Surface 5/5, of exceptional quality and relief, the provenance noted on the holder.