Lysimachos AR Drachm in the name of Alexander the Great, VF+, Magnesia ad Maeandrum, 301 - 299 B.C.E. RESERVED

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LYSIMACHOS THE GREAT AR DRACHM IN THE NAME OF ALEXANDER III THE GREAT

Price 1985, Muller 348, Very Fine+, chipped at edge showing crystallization, 19.1mm, 3.89 grams, Struck Circa. 301 - 299 B.C.E., Magnesia ad Maeandrum Mint

Obverse: Head of Alexander as Herakles in lionskin headdress to right 

Reverse: Zeus seated left on throne, holding eagle in right and scepter in left, lion leaping left in left field, A within wreath below throne

Nicely centered and struck! Interesting "leaping lion" mintmark. Minor (stable) chipping at edge makes this attractive coin extremely affordable.

Ex: Frank S. Robinson, 1996