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

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Obverse: Deified head of Alexander the Great to the right, filleted and with horn of Zeus Ammon. Reverse: Athena Nikephoros seated left, shield beside throne. Nike reaches left to crown legend. In field at left, a herm and a monogram Inscription in Greek at left and right, downwards. (see...

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By 1968: with Byron Zoumboulakis, 8 Place de la Taconnerie, Geneva, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Byron Zoumboulakis, March 13, 1968

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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


Pergamon (Mysia), Thrace (Kingdom)


Diameter: 31.5 mm. Weight: 16.68 gm. Die Axis: 12

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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