Contorniate with bust of Alexander the Great
Mid–late 4th century A.D.
Diameter: 39.5 mm. Weight: 34.58 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Alexander as Herakles right, lion’s skin over head and around shoulders.
Reverse: At left Helen and seated Dioskouros look toward horse and standing Dioskouros at right.
By 1971: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., March 10, 1971
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour