Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Thrace with head of deified Alexander the Great, struck under Lysimachos
Mint: Thrace (Kingdom), Herakleia Pontica (Bithynia)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0837.
Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 17.12 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of deified Alexander to right with horn of Ammon.
Reverse: Athena Nikephoros seated to left.
In exergue: club.
Inscription in Greek at left and right and monogram on throne.
Note that handwritten inscription is incorrectly marked on the record as O for obverse. It should be R for reverse.
Purchased by MFA for $ 1,042.20 (the total purchase price for MFA 30.48-30.65)
H. E. Bolles Fund