KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 17.28 g, 12 h), Damaskos, struck under Menon or Menes, circa 330-323. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion skin headdress. Rev. AΛEΞANΔPOY Zeus seated left on low throne, holding long scepter in his left hand and eagle standing right with closed wings in his right; in field to left, forepart of a ram to right; below throne, two pellets and ΔA. Price 3205. Beautifully toned and struck on a broad flan, a very attractive example. A few light marks, otherwise, about extremely fine.
From the collection of J. Knudsen, formed from the late 1970s to the late 1990s.