Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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coin

State

Macedonia

Ruler

Perseus (178-168 BC)

Denomination

tetradrachm

Date

178-168 BC

Material

silver

Method of manufacture

struck

Size

28 mm

Weight

16,66 g

Die-axis

1

Inventory №

18414

Provenance

State Treasury Stock (1928)

Obverse

Diademed head of Perseus r.

Reverse

Eagle r. on thunderbolt; above, monogram; to r., monogram; between legs, monogram; all in oak-wreath.

Reverse Legend

ΒΑΣΙ-ΛΕΩΣ/ΠΕΡ-ΣΕΩΣ