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    Alighting Bee

    MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. Alexander III the Great (3360323 BC), AR tetradrachm (27mm, 7.21 gm, 3h).  Lifetime or early posthumous issue of Pella, ca. 325-315 BC. Head of Heracles right, wearing lion-skin headdress / ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus enthroned left holding eagle on outstretched right hand and scepter in left, in left field, bee flying left, about to alight on flower. Price 206b. Unusual symbol with bee on flower. NGC MS 5/5 - 4/5.

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