Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Thrace with head of deified Alexander the Great, struck under Lysimachos
Mint: Thrace (Kingdom), Ephesos (Ionia)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0835.
Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 17.20 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Alexander the Great, to right with ram’s horn, and broad fillet in hair.
Reverse: Athena seated to left, with shield, helmet, and Nike.
At field at left under the Nike a bee.
Inscription in Greek at right and left. Monogram in exergue.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Regling did not list this coin as Greenwell Collection.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund