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Object Number: 33-62-1
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Seleucid
Provenience: Iran
Manufacture Location: Ptolemais Ace
Maker: Alexander III
Period: Hellenistic Period
Date Made: 336-323 BC
Early Date: -336
Late Date: -323
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Heracles
Lion Skin
Zeus
Credit Line:Persian Expedition, Erich Schmidt, 1933

Description

AR Drachma. Obverse: Herakles in lionskin head dress. Reverse: Zeus seated left. [design appears] in field to left. Mint of Ake Ptolemais.


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