Coin of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Herakles, struck under Alexander III
Late Classical Period
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom); Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.59 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Beardless head of Herakles, profile to right.
Reverse: Above, a quiver; in the center, Greek inscription; below, a club, and letter P (?)
From Naukratis. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over February 1886. (Accession date: 1886).
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription