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    Lovely Lysimachus

    THRACIAN KINGDOM. Lysimachus (305-281 BC). AR tetradrachm (29mm, 17.08 gm, 10h). Thrace, Aenus, ca. 283-282 BC. Diademed head of deified Alexander III right, with horn of Ammon /  ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧOΥ, Athena enthroned left, holding Nike and spear in right hand and resting left elbow on shield; in inner field left, lion's head over enthroned cult image; on throne, monogram. Thompson, 257. Müller 119. A superb example, struck from dies of wonderful style and well centered on a broad, round flan, with considerable luster. NGC MS 5/5 - 4/5, Fine Style.

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    January, 2016
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