Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Thrace with head of deified Alexander the Great, struck under Lysimachos
about 297–281 B.C.
Mint: Thrace (Kingdom), Magnesia-on-the-Maeander (Ionia)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0833.
Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 16.82 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of deified Alexander right with horn of Ammon and fillet in hair.
Border of dots.
Hole filled with dirt appears as a black spot on neck.
Reverse: Athena Nikephoros seated left. Below, maeander.
Inscriptions in Greek to right and left.
Note the handwritten Greek inscription in this record incorrectly begins with a P.
Gift of Mrs. George M. Brett