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    MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. Alexander III the Great (336-323 BC). AR tetradrachm (17.09 gm). NGC Choice XF 4/5 - 5/5.  Early posthumous issues in the name and types of Alexander III of Macedon. Philip III Arrhidaeus (323-317 BC), by Asandros, ca. 323-319 BC at Miletus. Head of Heracles right, wearing lion skin headdress / Zeus enthroned left, supporting eagle on extended right hand and holding scepter with left, monogram in form of trident-head under throne. Price 2105. High-relief strike, attractive blue-iridescent toning.

    From the Northern California Collection; ex Coin Galleries (16 February 1994), lot 71.


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