Drachm of Asia Minor with head of Herakles, struck in the name of Alexander III of Macedonia
3rd–2nd century B.C.
Mint: Asia Minor, Uncertain
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0698
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 4.26 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, right foot drawn back, himation over knees, eagle on right hand, left hand on beaded sceptre.
Under throne a hand torch.
Inscription at right.
Greenwell Collection. Purchased of Edward Perry Warren
Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund