Coin of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Herakles, struck under Kassander
Early Hellenistic Period
Before 306 B.C.
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom)
Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 4.00 gm. Die Axis: 9
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Herakles wearing lion’s skin right.
Reverse: Lion reclining right.
At right, indistinct letter.
Inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: in the collection of an English clergyman (now MFA 65.636-65.870); about 1963: collection purchased at auction in London by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; collection purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 9,1965
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour