Greece (ancient) - Kingdom of Macedon. AR Drachm, Alexander the Great (336-323 BC). Sardes, lifetime issue, ca. 334/25-323 BC - Silver

Description
Greece (ancient) - Kingdom of Macedon. AR Drachm, Alexander the Great (336-323 BC). Sardes, lifetime issue, ca. 334/25-323 BC - Silver
MS 5/5 4/5 - Fine Style - NGC

Kingdom of Macedon. Alexander the Great (336-323 BC). AR Drachm. Sardes, lifetime issue, ca. 334/25-323 BC. Fine style, in MS grade.

Obv: Head of Heracles right, wearing lion skin headdress, paws tied before neck.
Rev: AΛEΞANΔPOY, Zeus seated left on backless throne, left leg drawn back, feet on stool, eagle in right hand, scepter in left; bee in left field, HΘ monogram below strut.
Ref: Price 2563.

Graded by NGC: MS 5/5 4/5 Fine Style
Reverse is of extremely high relief (Zeus´ knee is almost piercing the plastic) and sharply struck.


Lot details
Country
Greece (ancient)
Currency
Kingdom of Macedon. AR Drachm,
Year/Period and Variation
Alexander the Great (336-323 BC). Sardes, lifetime issue, ca. 334/25-323 BC
Precious metals
Silver
Type
Coin
Condition
MS 5/5 4/5 - Fine Style
Certified
NGC
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