ALEXANDER THE GREAT SILVER TETRADRACHM – FAMOUS ROSE ISSUE OF MEMPHIS WITH ROSE SYMBOL – CHOICE VF NGC GRADED GREEK PTOLEMAIC EGYPT COIN (Inv. 16243)

$1,750.00

MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. Alexander III, the Great, 336-323 BC.
Silver Tetradrachm, 17.14 g., 25 mm. Mint of Memphis, Egypt, struck by Ptolemy I ca. 323-317 BC, following Alexander’s death.
Obv. Head of young Hercules right in lion skin headdress.
Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus enthroned left, holding eagle and scepter, rose in left field, ΔI-O below throne.
Price 3971.
NGC graded CHOICE VF, Strike 5/5, Surface 3/5, traces on encrustation and some circulation marks.

 

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