Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Thrace with head of deified Alexander the Great, struck under Lysimachos
Mint: Thrace (Kingdom), Amphipolis (Macedonia)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0830.
Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 16.89 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Aexander the Great to right, with ram’s horn, and broad fillet in hair.
Reverse: Seated Athena to left with helmet, shield, and spear, holding Nike.
Inscription in Greek at right and left. Monograms in field at left and at right.
(Note the handwritten inscription in this record is incorrectly marked left and right instead of right and left)
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