Coin of Kingdom of Macedonia with male head, struck in the name of Alexander the Great
Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Miletos (Caria)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0692.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 4.15 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Male head right bound with taenia.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Horseman galloping right
Inscriptions in Greek above and below.
To left double-axe monogram; thunderbolt ?
By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)
Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation