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cn type 20090

Ruler  
Ruler: Alexander der Große (Hellenistic King)
Mint
Samothrake 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 172-168 BC
Hellenistic Period
Obverse
Design
Head of (youthful) Heracles, right, wearing lion skin.
Reverse
Legend
ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Design
Zeus (Aëtophoros) enthroned left, holding eagle and sceptre.
Symbol
caduceus (position: on the left)
ram's head (position: Beneath throne)
ΣΩΚ (position: in exergue)
Persons
stated authority
Alexander der Große 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
tetradrachm 🔍
Material
silver
Average Diameter
35 mm (1x)
Average Weight
16.61 g (1x)
Axes
12 (1x)
Literature
Price, The coinage in the name of Alexander the Great and Philip Arrhidaeus, 1991 p. 153, nr. 663 
Cite this record:
cn type 20090, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/20090 [Last downloaded: 2022/01/28]
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