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    Alexander Distater

    MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. Alexander III the Great (336-323 BC). AV distater (22mm, 17.22 gm, 9h).  Lifetime issue of 'Amphipolis,' ca. 325-323 BC. Head of Athena right, wearing triple crested Corinthian helmet decorated with coiled serpent / ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Nike standing left, holding wreath in outstretched right hand and stylis over left shoulder, thunderbolt in left field. Price 163. Müller 1. For the date, see Troxell, p. 128. Boldly struck on a broad flan. Surface lightly polished, edge marks indicate removal from mount. NGC Choice XF 5/5 - 2/5, Fine Style, ex jewelry.

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