IONIAN ISLANDS. Chios. Ca. early 3rd century BC. AR drachm...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionIONIAN ISLANDS. Chios. Ca. early 3rd century BC. AR drachm (4.15 gm). NGC AU 3/5 - 4/5. Posthumous issue in the name and types of Alexander III the Great of Macedon, ca. 290-275. Head of Heracles right, wearing lion-skin headdress, paws tied before neck / AΛEΞANΔPOY, Zeus enthroned left, right leg drawn back, feet on stool, eagle in right hand, scepter in left; HYΩP monogram in circle above grape cluster on vine in left field. Price 2325.
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