Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Macedonia with bust of Herakles, struck under Alexander III
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
about 336–323 B.C.
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Amphipolis (?)
Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 17.11 gm. Die Axis: 1
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Herakles to right.
Reverse: Zeus seated left, scepter in left hand, eagle on right. At left, helmet.
Inscription in Greek around.
By 1967: with Boston Gallery of Fine Arts, 162 Newbury Street, Boston, Mass.; purchased by MFA from Boston Gallery of Fine Arts, June 28, 1967
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour