Ptolemaic Kingdom. Ptolemy I Soter (303-282 BC). AR Tetradrachm, in the name and types of Alexander III of Macedon. Struck circa 320/19-315 BC. Arados

Description
Ptolemaic Kingdom. Ptolemy I Soter (303-282 BC). AR Tetradrachm, in the name and types of Alexander III of Macedon. Struck circa 320/19-315 BC. Arados
Ungraded

Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt. Arados. AR Tetradrachm, Ptolemy I Soter (305-282 BC). As satrap, 323-305 BC. In the name and types of Alexander III of Macedon. Struck circa 320/19-315 BC
Obv: Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion skin headdress, paws tied beneath chin. Rev: ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus seated left on low-backed throne, right leg drawn back, his feet resting on a low foot rest, holding long scepter in his left hand and, in his right, eagle standing right with closed wings, AP (civic) monogram in left field.
Ref: Price 3426
17.1g. / 26mm
Beautiful piece.

Lot details
Culture/region
Ptolemaic Kingdom
Ruler/era
Ptolemy I Soter (303-282 BC)
Metal
AR
Denomination
Tetradrachm
Year/Period and Variation
in the name and types of Alexander III of Macedon. Struck circa 320/19-315 BC. Arados
Condition
Ungraded
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