Didrachm of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Herakles, struck under Alexander III
Late Classical Period
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Amphipolis
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0665
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 8.27 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of youthful Herakles to right with lion’s skin.
Reverse: Zeus seated to left on throne without back, himation over knees, eagle on right hand, left hand on beaded sceptre.
At left upright ear of grain.
At right: inscription in Greek..
Greenwell Collection. September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Not listed as Greenwell as Regling.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund