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E-auction 324-240370 - MACEDONIA - MACEDONIAN KINGDOM - PHILIP V Unité

MACEDONIA - MACEDONIAN KINGDOM - PHILIP V Unité VF
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Estimate : 150 €
Price : 61 €
Maximum bid : 65 €
End of the sale : 01 July 2019 14:04:00
bidders : 5 bidders
Type : Unité
Date: c. 220-180 AC.
Mint name / Town : Amphipolis, Macédoine
Metal : bronze
Diameter : 23 mm
Orientation dies : 9 h.
Weight : 13,16 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Flan épais, légèrement décentré. Monnaie bien lisible. Usure régulière. Joli portrait d’Héraklès. Patine marron
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête barbue d’Héraklès coiffée de la léonté.

Reverse


Reverse description : Légende en deux lignes séparée par un harpon : le tout dans une couronne de chêne.
Reverse legend : BASILEWS/ FILIPPOU/ (DI).
Reverse translation : (du roi Philippe).

Commentary


Poids lourd.

Historical background


MACEDONIA - KINGDOM OF MACEDONIA - PHILIPPE V

(221-179 BC)

Philip V ascended the throne after the death of Antigone Doson in 221 BC. He is the son of Demetrius II (239-229 BC). Having had the awkwardness of Carthage ostensibly support and alliance with Antiochus III, he was defeated by the Romans in the Consul Flaminius 197 BC to Cynoscephalae and had to leave proclaim liberty to the Greeks the following year games Isthmian. In 183 BC he founded the city of Perseis. His son Perseus succeeded him in 179 BC.

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