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    Lysimachus Star Tetradrachm

    THRACE. Byzantium. Ca. 200-150 BC. AR tetradrachm (35mm, 16.83 gm, 11h). NGC MS ★ 5/5 - 4/5. Name and types of Lysimachus of Thrace. Diademed head of the deified Alexander III the Great of Macedon right, wearing horn of Ammon / ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ | ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ, Athena seated left, Nike in right hand, left arm leaning on large grounded shield with gorgoneion motif, transverse reversed spear in background; KEP monogram to inner left, BY on throne, ornamented trident left in exergue. Müller 199. SNG Copenhagen 1138-9 var. (different monogram). Exceptionally well-struck on both sides, with strong details showcased on the bold reverse to the smallest features on the high-relief shield decorations. Certainly worthy of the star designation earned by this artistic masterpiece.

    星號評分利西馬科斯四德拉克馬銀幣

    色雷斯。拜占庭。約200-150 BC。 標準重四德拉克馬銀幣 (35mm, 16.83 gm, 11h)。 NGC MSS 5/5 - 4/5。 名字及類型均屬於色雷斯的利西馬科斯。被神化的馬其頓王亞歷山大大帝王冠面右頭像面右,帶阿蒙神之角。背面幣文BASILEOS | LYSIMAXOY,雅典娜坐姿面左,右手掌上立尼克,左肘搭在飾戈爾工圖案的盾牌上,長矛倒置斜靠身側。左側地面刻KEP,寶座刻BY,刻記處橫置三叉戟。Müller 199. SNG Copenhagen 1138-9 var(字母組合不同)。兩面打制都異常精美,尤其背面之鮮明,小到盾牌上最細微的高浮雕裝飾都一覽無余。充滿藝術性的這一枚不愧獲得星號評分。

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