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Greek silver tetradrachm of Lysimachos (Thrace)
GREEK SILVER TETRADRACHM OF LYSIMACHOS (THRACE), 305-281 B.C.

Lysimachos, Thrace. 305-281 BC
Lampsakos mint, struck ca. 297-281 B.C.
Diameter: 30 mm.; Weight: 16.79 g.

Obverse: Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great right, with horn of Ammon

Reverse: Athena Nikephoros seated left, left arm resting on shield, spear in background; monogram to inner left, crescent in exergue

Very fine condition.

Ex American private collection.

Cf. M. Thompson. “The Mints of Lysimachus,” in Essays Robinson. No. 49.

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