Ancient Coinage of Macedonia, Kings, Philip III


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Philip III Arrhidaeus, half-brother of Alexander III, and King of Macedonia 323-317 BC.

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Mionnet I, 702Philip III., 323-317 BC. AR Drachm 16 mm, 3.53 gr. Probably Lampsakos mint. Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre. Amphora in left field, PYT monogram within circle beneath chair. Mionnet I, 702; Roland Mueller Collection 373; Price -; Müller -; Thompson -.TextImage
Price P2varMacedonian Kings, Philip III. 323-317 BC. AE Unit, 19mm. Macedonian mint. Head of Herakles right, in lionskin headdress / ΦI above, B-A below, rider, raising right hand, on horse galloping right; caduceus below. TextImage
Price 1569cfPhilip III AR Drachm. Abydos (?) Mint, c 323-317 BC. Head of Herakles right, in lion skin knotted at base / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle on extended arm, legs crossed, MHP monogram before, ivy leaf beneath throne. cf Price 1569 (Alexander III). TextImage
Price P7Philip III AR Tetradrachm. Greek mint, 325-310 B.C. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY BAΣIΛEΩΣ to right and beneath Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre. TextImage
Price P13Philip III Arrhidaeus AV stater. Lampsacus. Head of Athena right, in crested Corinthian helmet ornamented with coiled serpent device / Nike standing left, holding wreath and stylis, buckle above inverted crescent above A in left field. TextImage
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Price P15 varPhilip III AR Drachm, Lampsacus mint. 323-317 BC. Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre. Buckle in left field, A beneath throne. Price P15 var (no crescent above A); Mueller P79 var (ditto); cf Sear 6750.TextImage
Price P16Philip III Arrhidaios. 323-317 BC. AR Drachm (19mm, 4.33 g, 12h). Lampsakos mint. Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin / Zeus Aëtophoros seated left; buckle, crescent over A in left field. Price P16. TextImage
Price P18 varPhilip III. AR drachm. 323-317 BC. Abydus mint?. Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre; star in left field, ΠA monogram under throne. Price P18 var (different monogram); Müller - . Apparently unpublished.TextImage
Price P29Philip III Arrhidaeus AV stater. Abydus(?). Head of Athena right, in crested Corinthian helmet ornamented with coiled serpent device / Nike standing left, holding wreath and stylis, MHP monogram in left field, horn under left wing. TextImage
Price P30Macedonian Kingdom, Philip III AV Stater. Abydos mint. Helmeted head of Athena right; serpent on helmet / ΦIΛIΠΠOY right, Nike standing left, holding wreath in right hand, stylis in left; MH or MHP monogram and cornucopiae in left field. Müller P59. TextImage
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Price P33Philip III AV Stater. 323-317 BC. Abydos mint. Helmeted head of Athena right, serpent on helmet / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Nike standing left, holding wreath and stylis in left; MTΡ monogram in left field, coiled serpent with head right beneath wing. Price P33; Mueller P67.TextImage
Price P36Philipp III Arrhidaios, AV stater, 323-317 BC. 8.55 g, Abydus mint. Helmeted head of Athena right / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Nike standing left, holding wreath and stylis. MΠ monogram over pentagram in left field, cornucopiae at foot. Price P36; Müller P63.TextImage
Price P41Philip III Arrhidaeus AV Stater. Colophon, ca 323-319 BC. Head of Athena right, in crested Corinthian helmet ornamented with coiled serpent device / ΦIΛIΠΠOY right, Nike standing left, holding wreath and stylis, tripod in left field. Muller P21. TextImage
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Price P44Macedonian Kingdom, Philip III AR Drachm. Kolophon Mint, 323-317 BC. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding ieagle and long sceptre, lyre in left field, 'A' beneath throne. TextImage
Price P46Macedonian Kings, Philip III. 323-317 BC. AR Drachm. Head of Herakles in lionskin headdress / Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre; ΠA monogram in left field. Müller 135. TextImage
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Price P47Macedonian Kings, Philip III. 323-317 BC. AR Drachm. Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre; ΠA monogram in left field, A under throne. Müller 136. TextImage
Price P48 Philip III, AR plated AE drachm, (4.55g) 323-319 BC, Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin headdress knotted at base of neck. / Zeus seated left, holding eagle in outstretched hand, legs crossed, ΠA monogram before, B beneath throne, ΦIΛIΠΠOY behind. Price P48 (Kolophon); Muller P137. Some core exposure, heavy. TextImage
Price P49Philip III of Macedonia, AR drachm. 323-317 BC. 18mm, 4.01g. Kolophon mint. Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin, banker's marks on temple / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus Aetophoros seated left, holding eagle and sceptre. M over siderways A in left field, eight-pointed star or flower beneath throne. Price P49.TextImage
Price P51Philip III AR Drachm. Magnesia ad Maeandrum mint. c323-319 BC. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left holding eagle and sceptre; thrysus before. Müller P82. TextImage
Price P56Philip III AR Drachm. Struck 323-319 BC. Magnesia ad Maeandrum mint. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle in right hand, sceptre in left; IAT monogram before. TextImage
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Price P57Philip III, Arrhideus, AR Drachm. c323-319 BC. Magnesia Mint. Head of Herakles right in lion skin / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding an eagle and sceptre. A on Y monogram beneath throne. Price 57; Muller P89a. TextImage
Price P63BPhilip III of Macedonia, AR Drachm. 310 BC. 4.14 gr. Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin / (ΦIΛIΠΠOY), Zeus seated left, one leg drawn back, holding eagle and sceptre, serifed Σ in left field. Price P63B.TextImage
Price P64Philipp III, AE18 of Miletus. Diademed head of Apollo right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΦIΛIΠΠOY above and beneath horseman right. Double-axe above left, YEH monogram below. Price 64; Müller 76A. TextImage
Price P65Philip III Arrhidaeus AE20. Diademed head of Apollo right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΦIΛIΠΠOY, horseman galloping right. TextImage
Price P68Philip III AR Drachm. Sardes mint. Head of Herakles right, in lion skin headdress / ΦIΛΛIΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre; torch to left, ΠY monogram below. Müller P14. TextImage
Price P93Philip III AR Drachm, Sardes mint. 4.17 gr, 15.63 mm. 323-319 BC. Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, one leg drawn back, holding eagle and sceptre; eagle standing left and TI in left field. Price P93; cf Sear Greece 6750ff.TextImage
Price P99Philipp III, AR Drachm, 323-319 BC, Sardes. 4.31 g. Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre. Torch in left field, TI under throne. Price P99. Müller P7.TextImage
Price P104Philip III AR Drachm. Sardes mint. Head of Herakles right, in lion skin headdress / ΦIΛΛIΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre; Δ to left, A monogram below. ADM I Series XV 314-316. TextImage
Price P108Macedonian Kings, Philip III, AV Stater. Sardes mint, ca 323-319 BC. Helmeted head of Athena right; helmet ornamented with serpent / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Nike walking left, holding wreath and stylis; A and torch to left. Thompson, Sardes 298; TextImage
Price P110Philip III AR drachm. Sardes mint, ca 323-319 BC. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, legs uncrossed, holding eagle and sceptre, torch before, A monogram beneath throne. TextImage
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Price P123Philipp III of Macedonia. 323-317 BC. Side mint. Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre. A beneath throne. Price P123: Mueller P122; SNG Oxford 3240.TextImage
Price P125Macedonian Kingdom, Philip III AR Drachm. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left holding eagle and sceptre, pomegranate to left, Λ under throne. TextImage
Price P129Kingdom of Macedon, Philip III, AR tetradrachm. Salamis Mint, Cyprus. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY BAΣIΛEΩΣ, Zeus seated left, holding eagle on extended arm, legs crossed, rudder before. TextImage
Price P130Philip III Arrhidaeus of Macedonia AE18. 323-317 BC. Head of Herakles right in lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠ-ΠOY above and beneath club.TextImage
Price P130cfPhilip III AE 1/4 Unit. Salamis Mint, c 323 BC. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / AΛEXANΔΡOY, club, bow and bowcase. TextImage
Price P147Kingdom of Macedonia, Philip III AR Tetradrachm. Arados mint, circa 323-316 BC. Head of Herakles right, in lionskin headdress / Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre; YTΓΩ monogram in left field; I beneath throne (Greek Z). Müller P108. TextImage
Price P147 (2)Philip III Arrhidaios. AR tetradrachm, Babylon II mint. 318-315 BC. Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY BAΣIΛEΩΣ legend to left and beneath Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre, vATΠΩ monogram in left field, Greek Z beneath throne. Price P147 (but no A in the monogram); Mueller P108 (ditto).TextImage
Price P148Philip III AR Tetradrachm. Arados mint, 323-316 BC. Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin headdress / Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre; TYΓΩ monogram in left field, I beneath throne (Greek Z). TextImage
Price P153Philip III AR Tetradrachm. Aradus mint. Head of Herakles right, in lionskin headdress / Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre; ΠAY monogram in circle and long torch left (resembles a club); I under throne. Müller P20. TextImage
Price P155Philip III AR Tetradrachm. Aradus mint. 323-316 BC. 17.13 gr, 28.58 mm. Head of Herakles right, in lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY to right, BAΣIΛEΩΣ beneath Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre; ΣE monogram within circle above bunch of grapes in left field, I beneath throne (Greek Z). Price P155; Mueller 55; Sear 6748 var.TextImage
Price P158Philip III Arrhidaeus AR Tetradrachm. Arados, 323-316 BC. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY to right, BAΣIΛEΩΣ below, Zeus seated left holding eagle and sceptre, prow to left inscribed ΛY, I beneath throne. Müller P100. TextImage
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Price P158cfKingdom of Macedon, Philip III AR Tetradrachm. c 320 BC, Arados Mint. Head of Herakles right, in lion skin knotted at base / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle on extended arm, legs crossed, ship's prow left before, inscribed with an AP monogram, I beneath throne. TextImage
Price P162Philip III Arrhidaeus AR Tetradrachm. Arados mint. Head of Herakles wearing lion skin right /ΦIΛIΠΠOY right, BAΣIΛEΩΣ below, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre, IA monogram left, AP monogram beneath throne. TextImage
Price P164Philip III Arrhidaeus AR Tetradrachm. Marathus mint. Head of Herakles wearing lion skin right /ΦIΛIΠΠOY right, BAΣIΛEΩΣ below, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre, MA monogram left, AP monogram beneath throne. TextImage
Price P165Macedonian Kingdom, Philip III AR Tetradrachm. Marathus mint. Head of Herakles right, in lionskin headdress / Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre; MA monogram on shield left; AP monogram under throne. Müller P111. TextImage
Price P166Philip III AR Hemidrachm. Marathus mint, c 323-300 BC. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, legs crossed, holding eagle and sceptre, MIAΔ monogram in left field, AΠ monogram beneath throne. TextImage
Price P175Philip III Arrhidaeus. AR Tetradrachm. Sidon mint, struck 319/8 BC. Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre; O in left field, ΣI under throne. Müller P107. TextImage
Price P178Philip III. AV Stater. Struck under Perdikkas. 323-317 BC. Babylon mint. Head of Athena right, wearing helmet decorated with coiled serpent / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Nike walking left, holding wreath and stylis; Λ at lower left, M to right of feet. Muller P98. (Note: the M can sometimes resemble an H or a V). TextImage
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Price P181Philip III AR Tetradrachm. Babylon Mint, c323-317 BC. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY BAΣIΛEΩΣ to right and beneath Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre, M in left field, ΛY beneath throne. Price P181. TextImage
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Price P182Philip III AR Tetradrachm. ca 323-317 BC, Babylon Mint. Head of Herakles right / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle on extended arm, legs uncrossed, M before, B beneath throne. TextImage
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Price P185Philip III AR Hemidrachm. Babylon mint, struck 323-317 BC, Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY BAΣIΛEΩΣ, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre, M before. TextImage
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Price P186Kingdom of Macedonia, Philip III AR Tetradrachm. Babylon mint, circa 323-317 BC. Head of Herakles right, in lionskin headdress / Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre; M before; monogram beneath throne above strut. Müller P104. TextImage
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Price P191Philip III AR Drachm. 4.18 gr, 11.90 mm. Babylon. Struck under Perdikkas ca 323-317 BC. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY to right of Zeus Aetophoros seated left, holding eagle and sceptre, wheel and OΠY monogram in left field; ΠYB monogram beneath throne; BAΣIΛEΩΣ in exergue. Price P191.TextImage
Price 192Philip III AR Tetradrachm. 16.97g; 25.78mm. Babylon. Struck under Perdikkas ca 323-320 BC. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus Aetophoros seated left; holding eagle and sceptre, wheel in left field, ΠΡ monogram beneath throne. Price P192; Mueller P29.TextImage
Price P197Kingdom of Macedonia, Philip III AR Tetradrachm. Babylon mint, struck under Perdikkas ca 323-320 BC. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / Zeus Aëtophoros seated left; in left field, wheel above A; monogram beneath throne. TextImage
Price P198bPhilip III AV Stater. Babylon mint. Helmeted head of Athena right, coiled serpent on helmet / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Nike standing left, holding wreath and stylus; wheel and monogram. TextImage
Price P203Kingdom of Macedon, Philip III AV Stater. 323-317 BC. Babylon mint. Head of Athena right, in crested Corinthian helmet decorated with a griffin / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Nike standing left, holding wreath in right hand, stylis in left; below left wing, facing head of Helios; KY below right wing. Müller P116. TextImage
Price P205Kingdom of Macedonia, Philip III AR Tetradrachm. Babylon mint, circa 323-317 BC. Head of Herakles right, in lionskin headdress / Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre; head of Helios facing before; KY beneath throne. Müller P117. TextImage
Price P208Philip III AR Tetradrachm. Susa, 320-316 BC. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle on extended arm, legs uncrossed, ΛA above strut beneath throne. TextImage
Price P210Philip III AR Hemidrachm. Susa, 320-316 BC. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle on extended arm, legs uncrossed, ΛA above strut beneath throne. TextImage
SNGCop 1108Philip III Arrhidaeus AR Hemidrachm. Arados mint. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left with eagle and sceptre, AR monogram below. TextImage
SNG UK 1514Philip III AR Tetradrachm. Arados. 323-316 BC. Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin / ΦIΛIΠΠOY BAΣIΛEΩΣ to right and below, Zeus seated left, right foot drawn back, holding eagle and sceptre, SI monogram in circle above bunch of grapes in left field, I beneath seat. SNG UK (Lockett) 1514.TextImage
Sear #6746Philip III Arrhidaeus AV Stater. Head of Athena wearing helmet decorated with coiled serpent / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Nike walking left, holding wreath and stylis.
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Sear #6748Kingdom of Macedonia, Philip III Arrhidaeus AR Tetradrachm. Arados Mint. Head of Herakles right wearing lions skin / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left holding eagle and sceptre.
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Sear #6750Macedonian Kings, Philip III Arrhidaeus. AR Drachm. Struck 323-317 BC. Lampsakos mint. Head of Herakles right in lionskin headdress / ΦIΛIΠΠOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre, buckle to left, crescent and AΩ monogram below. Price P15, Müller P79.
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Sear #6751Macedonia, Philip III, 323-317 BC, AR Drachm. Head of Herakles right wearing lionskin headdress / Zeus seated left holding eagle and sceptre, lion and dolphin to left. Price 733. TextImage
See also: Perseus Project database, coins of Philip III
Entry for Macedonia, Kings, Philip III on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Philip III in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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