Lysimachos AR Tetradrachm, About Extremely Fine, RARE, Lovely Style! 297 - 281 B.C.E.

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LYSIMACHOS AR TETRADRACHM

Thompson –, Müller –, Meadows, The Earliest Coinage of Alexandria Troas 6 (A6/R10), SNG Stockholm 845 (same dies), Near Extremely Fine, 27.9mm, 17.01 grams, Struck Circa. 297 - 281 B.C.E. Alexandreia Troas Mint

Obverse: Diademed head of Alexander ro right, with horn of Ammon

Reverse: Athena Nikephoros seated to left, left arm resting on shield, transverse spear in background, cornucopia to inner left, BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΛYΣIMAXOY to right and  left, Λ in exergue

RARE and of WONDERFUL style! A BOLD centered strike and soft toning give this coin great eye appeal. Only a shallow scrape on the reverse keep it this affordable.