Ancient Coin Collectors Guild
Numismatic Society of South Australia
American Numismatic Society
American Numismatic Association

Kingdom of Macedon, Alexander III 'the Great"', 336-323 BC, AR Tetradrachm, Lifetime issue

685.00 AUD

Origin:
Macedon Empire, Damascus mint
Authority:
Alexander III 'the Great', struck under Menon or Menes (Alexander's Generals)
Denomination:
AR Tetradrachm
Composition:
Silver
Date:
330-323 BC
Obverse:
Herakles facing right, wearing lionskin headdress
Reverse:
AΛEΞANΔΡOY, Zeus seated left on throne, one leg drawn back, holding eagle and sceptre; in left field, ram forepart; below throne, ΔA
Size:
25.10mm, 16.8g, 12h
Grade:
VF, compact flan, flan flaw on obverse, well-centred, some porosity, some horn silver
Provenance:
ex Classical Numismatic Group eAuction 446 (19 June 2019), Lot 24
Reference:
Price 3202; Müller 1338
Special Information:
issued during the lifetime of Alexander the Great
Minted during the lifetime of Alexander the Great. Alexander the Great requires no introduction. One of the most influential people of all time, his legacy has helped shape the world we live in today. The coins of Alexander the Great continued to be issued in his honour long after his short but fully-lived life.
Share This Product
Discount Levels
Spend 500.00 AUD or more on all items in your cart, get 2.5% off
Spend 500.00 AUD or more on all items in your cart, get 5% off
Spend 1,000.00 AUD or more on all items in your cart, get 7.5% off
Spend 1,500.00 AUD or more on all items in your cart, get 9.5% off
Spend 2,500.00 AUD or more on all items in your cart, get 11% off