Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Thrace with head of deified Alexander the Great, struck in the name of Lysimachos
After 281 B.C.
Mint: Thrace (Kingdom), Lysimacheia (Kardia)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0842.
Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 17.02 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Alexander the Great, to right.
Reverse: Seated Athena to left with Nike on her right hand, shield and pointed spear beside her.
Inscription in Greek at right and left. Monogram below throne.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; June 1908: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 4,884.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 08.329-08.359)
Regling did not list this coin as Greenwell Collection.
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund