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Coin of Koinon of Macedonia with head of deified Alexander the Great

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Obverse: Head of Herakles-Alexander right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Lion stands right. Club above to left. Greek inscriptions around and above club. (see media screeen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1964: with Euripides S. Sepheriades, Geneva, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Euripides S. Sepheriades, December 9, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 245–246

Mint

Macedonia

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 12.34 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

64.2148

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins