KINGS of MACEDON, Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 25mm, 17.23 g 11), Damascus, c. 330-320. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on ornamental throne, holding long, vertical scepter in his left hand and eagle standing right in his right; to left, forepart of a ram to right; above strut of throne, pellet; below bottom strut, pellet above ΔΑ. Price 3205 var. Nicely toned. About extremely fine.
From the Stoecklin Collection, bought from Bank Leu in Zürich.