About this artwork
The front of this coin depicts the mythical hero Herakles wearing a lion skin cloak.
On the back, the god Zeus is depicted seated with an eagle in his right hand and a staff in his left.
Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Greek
- Tetradrachm (Coin) Portraying Alexander the Great
- Struck 336 BCE–323 BCE
- Diam. 2.7 cm; 17.14 g
- Gift of William F. Dunham