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LOT 8075

Estimate
GBP (£) 150 - 200
EUR (€) 170 - 220
USD ($) 160 - 220

Price
£135 (EUR 151; USD 147) (+bp*)

ANCIENT GREEK COINS - MACEDONIA - ALEXANDER III (THE GREAT) - ZEUS AR TETRADRACHM
189-188 B.C.
(16.33 grams.).

Aspendos, Pamphylia mint, posthumous issue, dated year 24. Obv: head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin headdress; Seleukid anchor countermark on head. Rev: ALEXANDROY legend with Zeus seated left, right leg drawn back, holding eagle and sceptre; AS over K Δ in left field, eagle standing left beneath throne. Good fine.

PROVENANCE:
Ex UK private collection.

LITERATURE:
Price 2903; Müller 1216; Tell Kotchek hoard 594-596.