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    Demetrios Poliorketes (306-283 BC). AR tetradrachm (17.36 gm). Amphipolis, 289-288 BC. Diademed and horned head of Demetrios right / ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΔΗΜΗΤΡΙΟΥ, Poseidon standing left, leaning forward, left foot on rock and left arm resting on thigh, holding trident in right hand, monograms in outer right and left fields. Newell 124. SNG Alpha Bank 952. A spectacular specimen of this early Hellenistic portrait type, deeply struck from fresh dies in choice metal. Choice mint state.

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    Amphipolis, 289-288 BC. Diademed and horned head of Demetrios right / ??S???OS ?????????, Poseidon standing left, leaning forward, left foot on rock and left arm resting on thigh, holding trident in right hand, monograms in outer right and left fields. Newell 124. SNG Alpha Bank 952. A spectacular specimen of this early Hellenistic portrait type, deeply struck from fresh dies in choice metal. Choice mint state.



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    January, 2011
    2nd-3rd Sunday-Monday
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