Author Topic: Lysimachos, King of Thrace, Posthumous AR Tetradrachm, After 280 BC (16.2 g)  (Read 82 times)

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Offline Overlord

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Obverse: Diademed head of deified Alexander the Great right, wearing horn of Ammon
Reverse: BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΛYΣIMAXOY, Athena Nikephoros seated left, holding Nike in extended right hand, left arm resting on shield, monogram below


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It couldn't have been fun to have a kingdom squeezed between that the of the shameless and ruthless Cassander and that of the much smarter and richer Seleucus. I wonder which of the two took a bite out of your coin...

Peter
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It couldn't have been fun to have a kingdom squeezed between that the of the shameless and ruthless Cassander and that of the much smarter and richer Seleucus. I wonder which of the two took a bite out of your coin...

Peter
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Great! Thatís Eric Campbell, one of my Welsh favorites!
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