Tetradrachm of Temnos with head of Herakles, struck in the name of Alexander III of Macedonia
about 200 B.C. or later
Mint: Aeolis, Temnos
Diameter: 36.5 mm. Weight: 16.30 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Herakles right.
Reverse: Zeus seated left, eagle on right hand, scepter in left.
At left, amphora beneath vine.
Inscriptions in Greek.
By 1967: with Charles Lipson, 40 Bromfield Street, Boston, Mass.; gift from Charles Lipson to MFA, June 28, 1967
Gift of Charles S. Lipson