Tetradrachm of Macedonia (?) with head of Herakles, struck in the name of Alexander III
3rd–2nd century B.C.
Mint: Macedonia (?), Uncertain
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0694.
Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 16.95 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse:: Like 00.168; hair of mane in four horizontal rows of curls.
Reverse: Zeus as in 00.169. In field left, a bunch of grapes.
Monogram under throne and inscription in Greek at right.
Coin of Alexander III, Macedonia.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund