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Hemiobol of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Herakles, struck under Alexander III

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Obverse: Head of youthful Herakles to right with lion-skin. Reverse: [inscription] in center; above, horizontal bow; below, club. (see media screen for inscription)

Provenance

Greenwell Collection. Purchased of Edward Perry Warren Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period, 336–323 B.C.

Mint

Babylon (Babylonia), Macedonia (Kingdom)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0678.

Dimensions

Diameter: 7 mm. Weight: 0.32 gm.

Accession Number

04.742

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins