Phoenicia, Berytos 323-320 B.C

AR 29.52mm (Thickness 3.05mm), weight 16.57g, die axis = 5h (150 degrees). 4 drachmae = Tetradrachm.

Obverse: Alexander III The Great; Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin headdress.

Reverse: AΛEΞANΔΡOΥ, Zeus Aëtophoros seated left, footstool beneath feet, lower limbs wrapped in Himation, Eagle in right hand, sceptre in left hand, Berytos monogram ΛI under throne, ayin & B in left field.

Lifetime / Posthumous issue.

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Ref: Price 3413 Pg.430, No.3413*, PL.XCVIII; Mûller 1278.

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