Perdikkas II  454-413 BC

 

Perdikkas II 454-413 BC

Silver tetrobol, 13mm, 2.01 gm.
Obverse: Horse cantering right.
Reverse: Crested Illyrian helmet right (carinated ridge type), within single lined incuse square.

Ca. 451-446 BC.

Perdikkas II, the son and successor of Alexander I of the Argead Dynasty, was instrumental in forming the Chalkidian League. He was adept at keeping Macedonian intrests from being thwarted by either Athens or Sparta during the Peloponnessian War.

SNG ANS 40.1.

Inv#: 4053

$270

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