Tetradrachm: Zeus, seated, with scepter, eagle, Δ, torch, ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ (Reverse)

Tetradrachm: Zeus, seated, with scepter, eagle, Δ, torch, ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ (Reverse)

336-323 BC

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Diameter: 2.6 cm (1 in.)

Weight: 1.035 g (0.04 oz.)

Gift of Dr. Jacob Hirsch 1941.294.b


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Alexander the Great claimed descent from Herakles and Zeus, picturing them both on his coinage.

See also
GR - Greek
Greek and Roman Art
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