As with all of Alexander's imperial tetradrachms, the obverse of the above coin depicts a young (beardless) Herakles/Hercules wearing a lion skin headdress, with the lion's paws tied at his neck.
Alexander the Great Coin Macedonia Silver Sterling Broooch
Alexander the Great lifetime tetradrachm from Amphipolis, Macedonia, c. 336-326 BC
|Material||Solid Sterling Silver|
|Outer diameter||33 mm (1 and 19⁄64in)|