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ALEXANDER THE GREAT SILVER TETRADRACHM – FINEST OF 5 PIECES OF A VERY RARE SELEUCUS I ISSUE FROM SUSA – CHOICE AU STAR NGC GRADED GREEK SELEUCID SELEUKID COIN (Inv. 14389)

MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. Alexander III, the Great. 336–323 BC.
Silver tetradrachm, 17.09 g., 25 mm., early posthumous issue minted at Susa under Seleucid rule, ca. 311-305 BC.
Obv. Head of young Herakles right in lion skin headdress.
Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus enthroned left, holding eagle and scepter, anchor above MTO control in left left field, Σ and ΑΡ under throne.
Price 3873.
NGC graded CHOICE AU STAR, Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5, an exceptionally fine specimen of a rare emission from the popular mint of Susa.

 

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