THRACIAN KINGDOM. Lysimachus (305-281 BC). AR drachm (17mm...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionTHRACIAN KINGDOM. Lysimachus (305-281 BC). AR drachm (17mm, 11h). NGC Choice AU. Posthumous issue of 'Colophon' in the name and types of Alexander III the Great of Macedon, ca. 301-297 BC. Head of Heracles right, wearing lion-skin headdress, paws tied before neck / AΛEΞANΔPOY, Zeus seated left on backless throne, right leg drawn back, feet on stool, eagle in right hand, scepter in left; head of lion left above crescent left in left field, pentagram below strut. Price 1832.
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