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ID:     738248
Type:     Greek
Region:     MACEDONIA
City:     Pella
Issuer:     Aesillas
Date Ruled:     Circa 70 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 70
Diameter:     29 mm
Weight:     16.62 g
Obverse Legend:     ΜΑΚΕΔΟΝΩΝ / Q
Obverse Description:     diademed head of Alexander right, with horn of Ammon; Q behind
Reverse Legend:     AESILLAS / Q
Reverse Description:     Money chest, club, and chair; pellet below chair; all within laurel wreath
Primary Reference:     AMNG III 223
Reference2:     Bauslaugh Group II (O12A/R60 this coin listed as specimen a)
Reference3:     SNG Cop 1330 var. (no pellet on reverse)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Near EF, toned
Notes:     Nicely centered and well-struck. Ex Giessener MÜnzhandlung 89 (5 May 1998), lot 129.