A copper coin issued by King Demetrius Poliorcetes of Macedonia in the period 294-288 BC
Mint: not recorded

Reference: Sear vol.2 p.629 No.6774
Die axis: 12

Obverse Description

Macedonian shield decorated at the center with a monogram of Demetrios' name

Reverse Description

Crested Macedonian helmet with poorly formed Greek letters A S on either side (Note, von Guerard saw the crest as a bow.)

Edge Description



Demetrius I called Poliorcetes (The Besieger) was a king of Macedon (294–288 BC). He belonged to the Antigonid dynasty.

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