Coin of Koinon of Macedonia with head of deified Alexander the Great

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 245–246


Mint: Macedonia

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 12.34 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

64.2148

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Herakles-Alexander right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Lion stands right.
Club above to left.
Inscription in Greek around and above club.

Provenance

By 1964: with Euripides S. Sepheriades, Geneva, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Euripides S. Sepheriades, December 9, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour