Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Thrace with head of deified Alexander the Great, struck under Lysimachos
Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Thrace (Kingdom), Magnesia-on-the-Maeander (Ionia)
Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 16.93 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of deified Alexander III to right, wearing diadem and horn of Zeus Ammon.
Reverse: Athena seated to left, left elbow on shield, Nike on her right hand.
In field at left, torch. Maeander below.
Inscription in Greek.
By 1971: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; October 13, 1971: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr.
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour