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Sale Number: 329  -  Triskeles Auctions
Lot Number: 90

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Lot 90.  Macedonian Kingdom. Philip III Arrhidaios. 323-317 B.C. AR drachm (18 mm, 12 h). Abydos. Head of Herakles right, wearing lion's skin headdress / ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΥ, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and scepter; in left field, monogram above pentagram; below throne, swan (or coiled serpent) right. Cf. Price P28 (stater); ADM II 175 (same dies). NGC Ch VF.

The symbol below the throne on the reverse of this Philip III drachm is noted in ADM to be a coiled serpent. Close inspection, though, seems to show a swan.

Estimate: US$ 100 

Lot is Closed
Closing PriceUS$ 155 
Closing DateFriday, April 6, 2018
11:29:40 AM CDT