Ancient Coins and Numismatic Books (22 June 2011)

Date of Auction: 22nd June 2011

Sold for £210

Estimate: £150 - £200

Greek coinage, Kings of Macedonia, Alexander the Great (336-323), Tetradrachm, Ake, 324-3, head of Herakles right, rev. Zeus seated with legs parallel on backless throne, holding eagle and sceptre, Phoenician letters ayin and kaph and numeral III [23], 16.80g/12h (Price 3256; S 6713 var). Obverse slightly off-centre, otherwise about very fine £150-200