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KALCHEDON
Circa 260-220 BC


                AR Drachm (4.12 g, 19mm, 11). In the name & types of Alexander III of Macedon.

      Obv: [no legend]
                Head of Herakles right, wearing lion's skin headdress.
      Rev: ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
                Zeus Aëtophoros seated left; in left field, ΑΙΣ above K;
                ΑΓ monogram below throne; grain ear on stalk left as
                exergue line.
      Ref: Price 946 (Kallatis); Kirazli 157 (same dies).
      Pedig: Ex Classical Numismatic Group Electronic Auction
                325 (23 April 2014), lot 180.