Drachm with head of Herakles
Late Classical Period
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.71 gm. Die axis: 1
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of young Herakles to right, wearing lion’s skin.
Reverse: Zeus seated to left on throne without a back.
Inscription in Greek at right and Greek letter below seat.
From Assos, sarcophagus 120 (Investigations at Assos, p. 298, note 3); 1884: gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to the Museum of Fine Arts
Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America