An impressive and rare silver medal for the society of Macedonian studies, commemorating the 40 years of its establishment. 1939-1979
Obv. Allegorical scene with Alexander the Great (inscription ΜΑΚΕΔΟΝΙΑ on above left) , Vasileios II emperor of Byzantium of the Macedonian dynasty , double head eagle – symbol of Byzantium, mount Athos and a monastery , an ancient ship and below the inscription “Thessaloniki”.
Silver: .1000 marked , diameter : 69mm, weight : 101g