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ID:     860211
Type:     Greek
Region:     MACEDONIAN Kings
Issuer:     Antigonas II Gonatas
Date Ruled:     277/6-239 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 274/1-260/55
Diameter:     29 mm
Weight:     17.15 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Description:     Horned head of Pan left, lagobolon over shoulder, in the center of a Macedonian shield
Reverse Legend:     BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIΓONOY
Reverse Description:     Athena Alkidemos advancing left, holding shield decorated with aegis, preparing to cast thunderbolt; crested Macedonian helmet to inner left, HΛ monogram to inner right
Mint:     Amphipolis
Primary Reference:     Touratsoglou 25-40
Reference2:     SNG MÜnchen 1077-8
Reference3:     SNG Alpha Bank 986-8
Reference4:     SNG Saroglos 921-3
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Near EF
Notes:     Ex Hayden & Jean Ringer Collection (Freeman & Sear 2, 31 January 1996), lot 27.