A virtually unimprovable stater of Alexander III
Lot 207
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Stater (Gold, 19 mm, 8.57 g, 2 h), 'Amphipolis', struck under Kassander, circa 310-300. Head of Athena to right, wearing Corinthian helmet decorated with a coiled serpent. Rev. AΛEΞANΔΡOΥ Nike standing front, head to left, with her wings spread, holding laurel wreath in her right hand and stylis in her left; in field to left, trident-head pointing downward; below left wing, monogram of KA. Price 180. A virtually unimprovable example, perfectly centered on a broad flan and with brilliant mint luster. Virtually as struck.


From a German collection, formed in the early 2000s.
Estimate:
3500 CHF
Starting price:
2800 CHF
Hammer price:
8000 CHF
Bid increment:
Closed
Minimum bid:
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Closing time: 25-May-19, 05:00:00 CEST
All winning bids are subject to a 20% buyer's fee.