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ID:     710730
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     MACEDONIAN KINGS
Issuer:     Alexander I
Date Ruled:     498-454 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC circa 460-451/0
Weight:     13.29 g
Die Axis:     11 h
Obverse Description:     Horseman, wearing chlamys and petasos, holding two spears, riding horse right
Reverse Description:     Forepart of goat right, head left
Primary Reference:     U. Wartenberg,
Reference2:     Raymond 114 (TP21/A22)
Reference3:     AMNG III 34 var. (A on obverse)
Reference4:     HPM pl. XIII, 20; SNG ANS 33; SNG Alpha Bank 73 (same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=75958
Grade:     VF, toned
Notes:     Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 730 Well centered on good metal