KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 24 mm, 16.00 g, 1 h), 'Amphipolis', struck under Antipater, circa 325-323/2. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on low throne, holding long scepter in his left hand and eagle with closed wings in his right, the eagle's head turned back; to left, Athena Promachos standing right. Price 105 var. (eagle's head to right). Extremely rare with the head of the eagle facing left. Minor marks and light scratches, otherwise, very fine.
From a Swiss collection, formed before 2005.