E-Auction 45 Aftersale Lot 44

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E-Auction 45 Aftersale Lot 44

KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos. 305-281 B.C. AR drachm. 4.17 gm. 19 mm. In the types of Alexander III 'the Great' of Macedon. Lampsakos mint. Struck circa 299/8-297/6 B.C. Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin / Zeus Aëtophoros seated left, holding eagle and scepter; in left field, forepart of Pegasos left above forepart of lion left; below throne, torch. Price L11. Müller 24. Thompson 35. HGC 3, 1752B. Good Very Fine; lightly toned with luster/iridescence; unusual arrangement of "ΛYΣIMAXOY"; well centered and struck on a large, full round flan.


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