Hemiobol of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Herakles, struck under Alexander III

Greek
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
336–323 B.C.


Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Babylon (Babylonia)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0678.

Dimensions

Diameter: 7 mm. Weight: 0.32 gm.

Accession Number

04.742

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of youthful Herakles to right with lion-skin.
Reverse: Greek inscription in center; above, horizontal bow; below, club.

Provenance

Greenwell Collection. Purchased of Edward Perry Warren

Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund