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    LYCIA. Phaselis. Ca. 218-185 BC. AR/AE fourrée tetradrachm (15.28 gm). NGC Choice AU 5/5 - 4/5. Ancient forgery, imitating issue in the name and types of Alexander III the Great of Macedon, dated Civic Year 11 (208/7 BC). Head of Heracles right, wearing lion skin headdress, paws tied before neck / AΛEΞANΔPOY, Zeus seated left on backless throne, right leg drawn back, feet on ground line, eagle in right hand, scepter in left; IA (date) above Φ in left field. Cf. Price 2849 (official issue of this type and date).

    Estimate: $200 - $300.

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