Stater - Philip III Arrhidaios Amphipolis


Country Kingdom of Macedonia
King Philip III Arrhidaios (323 BC - 321 BC)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 323 BC - 315 BC
Value 1 AV Stater = 20 Drachm (20)
Currency Drachm
Composition Gold
Weight 8.57 g
Diameter 19 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 197034
Numista (
References SNG ANS 1# 183,
Joan E. Fischer; 1969. Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum / Part 1. Etruria-Calabria : The Collection of the American Numismatic Society. American Numismatic Society, New York, United States.
Le Rider# 531
Georges Le Rider; 1977. Le monnayage d’argent et d’or de Philippe II : frappé en Macédoine de 359 à 294. Self-published, Paris, France.


Laureate head of Apollo right, with the features of Alexander III.


Charioteer, holding kentron and reins, driving racing biga to right; bee below horses, ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΥ in exergue.

Lettering: ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΥ


The coin in the main image (8.57g, 19mm, 10h, Mint State):
◦ Auctioned by Roma Numismatics Ltd, Auction XVII, 28 March 2019, Lot 391. Sold for 7,000 GBP;
◦ Auctioned by Roma Numismatics Ltd., Auction XIV, 21 September 2017, lot 88.

See also

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.

ND (323 BC - 315 BC) 

Get this coin

No member from this site currently wants to exchange it.

Numista Rarity index: 100 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin or banknote and 100 meaning a rare coin or banknote among Numista members.

» Buy coins from the Kingdom of Macedonia

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add data on this page
Register a past auction sale