#9731 Greek Bronze (AE18) - 250 BC Athena with PAN Erecting Trophy !! - For Sale
#9731 Greek Bronze (AE18) - 250 BC Athena with PAN Erecting Trophy !!
Historical Context: This coin was minted by the MACEDONIAN Empire during the reign of Antigonus Gonatus, 277 to 239 BC. The Macedonian empire was founded by Alexander I but carried forward by others including Demetrios Poliorketes, the "Besieger" along with his father Antigonos Monopthalmos. Demetrios won an important victory over Ptolemy I in 306 BC. Antigonus Gonatus was the son of Demetrios. He regained the throne following an interregnum of 11 years.
Rev: Pan erecting Trophy
Diameter: 18 mm diameter (about the size of a US Penny but twice as thick)