As with all of Alexander's imperial tetradrachms, this coin depicts a young (beardless) Herakles/Hercules wearing a lion skin headdress, with the lion's paws tied at his neck.
Alexander the Great ( Hercules) Silver Earrings
Alexander the Great lifetime tetradrachm from Amphipolis, Macedonia, c. 336-326 BC
|Material||Solid Sterling Silver|
|Length (top to bottom)||40 mm (1 and 37⁄64in)|
|Inner (coin) diameter||16 mm (5⁄8in)|