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Drachm of Lysimachos

Silver drachm, 18mm, 4.2gm, issued 290 BC.

Obv: Head of Alexander right with diadem and horn of Ammon.

Rev: BAΣIΛEΩ[Σ] ΛYΣIMA×[OY], Athena enthroned left holding Nike.

References: see Sear 6817.


The obverse portraits on the drachms and tetradrachm sof Lysimachos are considered to be the best portraits of Alexander.

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