About this artwork
The front (obverse) of this coin portrays the deifiled Alexander the Great, facing right with rams horns and long loose curly locks.
On the back (reverse), a lidded chest with handles, a club, and a quaestor’s stool are all shown encircled by a wreath of laurels.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Greek
- Tetradrachm (Coin) Portraying Alexander the Great
- 93 BCE–92 BCE
- Reverse: ΑΕSILLAS Q
- Diam. 2.8 cm; 14.70 g
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze