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
- Greece (Minted in)
- Struck 336 BCE–323 BCE
- Diam.: 2.7 cm (1 1/8 in.)
- Gift of William F. Dunham