The obverse shows Alexander the Great as the mythic Heracles dressed in a Lion’s skin. There were full-sized african lions in Macedonia in the time of Alexander
Zeus enthroned with Eagle

Alexander the Great style 17.3g Silver Tetradrachm struck under Cassander 305 – 297 BC

Lot 193 in our 1250th milestone auction, Saturday 29th February 2020

View and Bid in this week’s auction