Coin type n° 868 (temporary)
HNO volumeCaria
Region
Islands off Caria
Mint
Rhodes
Ruler
Alexander III (356-323)
Date (from)205
Date (to)190
ObverseHead of Herakles in lion's skin right; dotted border
ReverseΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ; Zeus enthroned left, holding eagle and sceptre; in left field, rose and ΑΙΝΗΤΩΡ; ΡΟ beneath throne; dotted border
Magistrate
Ainetor
Metal
Silver
Standard
Attic
Denomination
Tetradrachm
Weight min-max16.11 - 16.75
Weight average16.51
Diameter min-max28 - 32
Diameter average30
Type rarity
Type referenceAshton 2001, 251; Price, 2518
 

Specimens of this coin type
#CollectionPublicationDiameterWeightAxisHoardNotesImage
1SkopbankSNG Keckman I, 598; GM 36 (1987), 11628 mm16.75 g11Available
2Paris, FG R 420130 mm16.67 gIGCH, 1541Pictured
3Paris, FG 84332 mm16.11 gIGCH, 1544Available