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bgr_420797 - MACEDONIA - MACEDONIAN KINGDOM - PHILIP III ARRHIDAEUS Cinquième de tétradrachme

MACEDONIA - MACEDONIAN KINGDOM - PHILIP III ARRHIDAEUS Cinquième de tétradrachme AU
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Type : Cinquième de tétradrachme
Date: c. 323/322 - 316/315 AC.
Mint name / Town : Amphipolis,Macédoine
Metal : silver
Diameter : 13 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,38 g.
Rarity : R1
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Cet exemplaire provient du stock de Savoca et de la collection Laurent F

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête d'Apollon à droite, coiffé de la tainia.

Reverse


Reverse description : Cavalier bondissant à droite ; dessous, entre les jambes, un aplustre.
Reverse legend : FILIPPOU.
Reverse translation : (de Philippe).

Commentary


Poids léger. Nous n’avons pas relevé d’identité de coin pertinente.

Historical background


MACEDONIA - KINGDOM OF MACEDONIA - PHILIPPE III Arridaeus

(323-316 BC)

Coining the name and type of Philip II

Philip, son of Philip II and half-brother of Alexander, was not any reason. On the death of the conqueror and to deficiency of power in order to maintain the fiction of the unity of the Empire, he was proclaimed king, but in fact it had no power. He was assassinated at the instigation of Olympias, the mother of Alexander, in 316 BC.

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