Rare silver tetradrachm in the name of Alexander the Great (336-323 BC), uncertain eastern Celtic tribes

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Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin / BAΣIΛEΩΣ AΛEXANΔΡOY, Zeus Aëtophoros seated left; wreath in left field. Unknown mint. 27mm, 16.88 grams. Price B36, for likely prototype, cf. Price 2949.

Imitating Cilician mint issue of Philip III in the name and types of Alexander III. Early imitation, struck late 4th-early 3rd centuries BC. Very rare, known mostly from a single recent hoard.