A copper coin issued by King Cassander (Kassander) of Macedonia in the period 305-297 BC
Mint: not recorded
Reference: Sear Vol.2, p.627, No.6754
Die axis: 07

Obverse Description

Head of Herakles wearing lion's skin facing right

Reverse Description

Naked youth on horse walking to right, the youth is crowning the horse, legend worn - in Greek {BASELEOS KASSANDROY}

Edge Description



Cassander (Kassandros son of Antipatros), was a Hellenistic King of Macedon (305-297 BC) and founder of the Antipatrid dynasty.

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