PHILIP III GOLD ALEXANDER TYPE STATER – BABYLON ISSUE WITH FULL FACED NIKE – CHOICE AU NGC GRADED GREEK MACEDONIAN KINGDOM COIN (Inv. 14444)
MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. PHILIP III, 323-317 BC.
Gold stater, 8.57 g., 18 mm. Mint of “Babylon,” ca. 323-318/7 BC
Obv. Head of Athena with a large Corinthian helmet, a snake ornament below the plume.
Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΥ, Nike standing facing looking to left, holding wreath in right hand and stylis over left shoulder, ΛY below left wing, M in outer left field.
NGC graded CHOICE AU, Strike 5/5, Surface 3/5, nicely centered specimen with a full face Nike.