Kingdom of Thrace – Lysimachus AR Tetradrachm
Hellenistic Period Greek Coinage
KING of THRACE. Lysimachos. 305-281 BC. AR Tetradrachm (16.99 gm, 12h). Abydos mint. Struck early-mid 3rd century BC. Diademed head of the deified Alexander right / Athena Nikephoros seated left; to inner left, eagle standing right.
Obverse: Diademed head of the deified Alexander right
Reverse: Athena enthroned, holding Nike and resting arm on shield
Diameter: 28 mm
Material: .925 solid silver
Weight: 12 grams
Packaged in a coin collecting flip with the description of coin printed on flip insert.