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Tetradrachm

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Object Number:29-126-104
Current Location: Greece Gallery
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Culture:Macedonian
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Macedonia
Maker: Aesillas Quaestor
Period: Hellenistic Period
Date Made: 90-75 BC
Early Date: -90
Late Date: -75
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Ammon's Horn
Money Chest
Wreath
Quaestorial Insignia
Alexander the Great
Inscription Language:Greek Language
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929
Other Number:G 223 - Other Number

Description

MAKEDONON, head of Alexander r. wearing Ammon's horn; behind, (symbol); AESILLAS, Quaestorial insignia, club flanked by money chest and chair above which (symbol); whole within wreath.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Poole, Reginald S. 1879. A Catalogue of the Greek Coins in the British Museum, Macedonia.. London. British Museum Press. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 19, no. 81 ff.View Objects related to this Type Citation

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