ALEXANDER the GREAT LIFETIME SILVER TETRADRACHM COIN. Lifetime-Early Posthumous issue struck c. Obverse: Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin headdress; Extremely Rare with lion scalp decorated with pellets arranged in three's forming triangles/rosettes.Reverse: Zeus Aëtophoros (with eagle), seated left in throne with no back, naked to the waist, holding an eagle on his right hand and a long scepter in left; in left field, bow and quiver in left field. Troxell Studies, Issue F5, 56; Müller 591 var. Pelleted headdress "Price" = M. The Coinage in the Name of Alexander the Great... NGC Certified and Graded Choice Extremely Fine. Attractive--please note--the small dark areas near ear of Herakles in some imagaes are not dark in hand--these are bright silver high points that are reflecting another dark object such as the camera.
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