University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-126-66
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Macedonian
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Macedonia (uncertain)
Maker: Alexander the Great
Period: Hellenistic Period
Date Made: 336-323 BC
Early Date: -336
Late Date: -323
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Heracles
Zeus
Throne
Lion
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

Herakles head r.; BASILEOS in ex., ALEXANDROY to r. (illeg.). Zeus seated l.; in l. field forepart of lion l. over (symbol); under throne, (symbol) Macedonia ? (1952-1953 DHC)

Herakles head r.; BASILEOS in ex., [LY]SIMAX[OS] on r. . Zeus seated l.; in l. field forepart of lion l. over (symbol); under throne, (symbol). Thrace/Lysimachia mint 299/8-297/6 BC (1973 ASW)


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