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Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Thrace with head of deified Alexander the Great, struck in the name of Lysimachos

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Obverse: Diademed head of Alexander to right, with horn of Zeus Ammon. Reverse: Athena seated left, left elbow resting on shield, holding Nike on right hand. In exergue: bow in case and monogram. At left: club and monogram. Inscription in Greek in left and right fields, downwards. (see...

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By 1968: with George Zacos, Engelgasse 65, Basel, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from George Zacos, April 10, 1968

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 297–281 B.C. and later


Uncertain, Thrace (Kingdom)


Diameter: 32.5 mm. Weight: 17.00 gm. Die Axis: 12

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins