Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Thrace with head of deified Alexander the Great, struck under Lysimachos
Mint: Thrace (Kingdom), Magnesia-on-the-Maeander (Ionia)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0834.
Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 17.18 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 shield, helmet, and spear.
Monogram at left under Nike. Inscription in Greek at left and right.
In exergue, maeander decoration.
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