Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Herakles, struck under Alexander III
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
about 325–323 B.C.
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Babylon (Babylonia)
Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 16.55 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Herakles right.
Reverse: Zeus seated left, eagle on right hand, scepter in left.
In field left, club.
Below club: M
Monogram below throne.
Inscription in Greek at right.
By 1967: with Charles Lipson, 40 Bromfield Street, Boston, Mass.; gift from Charles Lipson to MFA, June 28, 1967
Gift of Charles S. Lipson