Featured Philip II King of Macedon, The Quick and the Dead

Discussion in 'Ancient Coins' started by Nemo, Nov 9, 2019.

  1. Nemo

    Nemo Well-Known Member

    Here's a virtual tray of Philip, Alexander and the Diadochi. Ptolemy, Seleucus, Lysimachus and Kassander.
    Macedonian Kings Composite.jpg
     
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  3. Roman Collector

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    Like Father, Like Son

    Higgledy-Piggledy
    Philip of Macedon
    Formed up the phalanx and
    Harried the Greeks;
    Murdered, he missed out on
    Mesopotamia,
    So, it's his son of whom
    All the world speaks.

    How about this one?

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    Philip II of Macedon
    AE 6.30 gm; 18.6 mm
    Obv: Diademed head of Apollo, r.
    Rev: ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΥ, youth on horseback r.; thunderbolt below
    Refs: Bellinger 43; SNG ANS 880 ff.
     
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  4. ominus1

    ominus1 Well-Known Member

    ...ah, as soon as i spotted Phillip ll 'Greek' i thought of you @Alegandron :D...here's my bronze 'tetra' drachm of ole Phillip 2...(Greek, of course ^^)(too tight of tets, but i got 4 drachms :p) phillip ll  domitian ass. denarius 002.JPG phillip ll  domitian ass. denarius 003.JPG
     
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