Gorgeous NGC authenticated, graded, serialized and encapsulated ancient Greek. Silver Tetradrachm of Alexander (III) The Great, who reigned from 336 to 323 BC. Obverse depicts bust of Herakles (Hercules) in lion skin headdress. Reverse Zeus seated on throne, eagle on hand, holding staff, Greek lettering down field. Minted just after his death in 323 BC.
Coin is beautiful with great details, but received a lower grade. Due to a scuff/scrape on Herakles chin and ear.Graded "VERY FINE" with a 4/5 for Strike and a 3/5 for Surface. To see certification info go to the verification site at ngccoin. And enter this coin's serial number 5768277-007. Encapsulation upgraded to "Scratch Resistant Capsule". NOTE This coin has NOT been removed from its permanent capsule.
Some of these photographs were. The item "NGC Greek Silver Tetradrachm ALEXANDER III The Great, 4th Century BC VERY FINE" is in sale since Saturday, December 28, 2019. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ Ancient\Greek (450 BC-100 AD)". The seller is "sarcophoguy" and is located in Penticton, British Columbia. This item can be shipped worldwide.