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Kings of Macedon,
Philip II, 359-336 BC, Amphipolis mint,
AR (Silver) Tetradrachm, 14.16 gm, 24-25 mm
obv.: Laureate head of
Zeus facing right
Youth on horseback right, holding palm in
right hand, rein in left; "Λ and torch" below
horse, "M" below raised foreleg.
strike, good metal and nice detail. Small test cut on reverse does not hurt
the overall beauty of this coin.
AIGINA, Attica, after 404
B.C., AR (Silver) Stater,
11.64 gm, 20x17 mm,
SNG Cop. Attica-Aegina 516-517.
obv.: Turtle with globular segmented shell,
rev.: "Early Union
Jack" -- eight-part divided punch.
toned nice example of this
300-262 BC, AR (Silver) Tetradrachm,
17.12 gm, 19x21
obv.: Head of
Athena facing right wearing crested
helmet ornamented with three olive-leaves
and floral scroll.
rev.: Owl standing
right, head facing with AOE to
right and olive twig and crescent to left.
note: Nicely toned
and good metal. Very pleasing specimen.