Auction 14


Lot 95 Bookmark

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Estimate:
3'500 CHF
Price realized:
3'400 CHF

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Description

KINGS of MACEDON, Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 25mm, 17.26 g 12), Memphis, c. 332-323. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on low throne, holding long scepter in his left hand and, in his right, eagle standing right with closed wings; to left, rose; below throne and to right, ΔΙ Ο. Kraay & Hirmer 569. Price 3971. A wonderful example, struck in high relief and nicely toned. Extremely fine.

From the Stoecklin Collection.
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