KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Stater (Gold, 17 mm, 8.61 g, 9 h), Babylon, struck under Seleukos I, circa 311-300. Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet decorated with coiled serpent. Rev. BAΣIΛΕΩ[Σ] - AΛEΞANΔΡO[Υ] Nike standing front, head to left, with her wings spread, holding laurel wreath in her right hand and stylis in her left; to lower left, monogram of MYP within wreath; to lower right, monogram of HP. Price 3717 corr. (serpent not griffin on helmet). Lustrous and very attractive. Struck on a slightly short flan, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Ex Sincona 4, 25 October 2011, 4012.