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LOT 2547

Estimate
GBP (£) 3,500 - 4,500
EUR (€) 4,140 - 5,330
USD ($) 4,470 - 5,750

ANCIENT GREEK COINS - MACEDONIA - ALEXANDER III - NIKE GOLD STATER
316-315 BC
(8.60 grams.).

Sidon, Phoenicia mint. Obv: head of Athena right in crested and serpent-adorned Corinthian helmet, wearing pearl necklace, her hair gently waved. Rev: ALEXANDROY legend to right of winged Nike standing half-left, holding wreath and stylis; S in left field. Extremely fine.

PUBLISHED:
See Wildwinds.com (this coin).

LITERATURE:
Price 3503; Mueller 1321; Newell "Sidon" 49.