Alexander The Great
Alexander The Great
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Alexander The Great
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Alexander The Great

Alexander The Great

Regular price
$4,950.00
Sale price
$4,950.00
Regular price
Sold out
Unit price
per 
Shipping calculated at checkout.

Source: Greek, Ruler: Alexander III The Great, Mint: Macedonian Kingdom, Denomination: Tetradrachm, Date: 336-323 BC Reverse: Zeus Obverse: Hercules, Frame: 18K Gold Pendant.

 

The son of King Phillip II of Macedon, (A province in the north central Greece) Alexander III the great, was one of the most important figures in Greek history. Tutored by the great philosopher Aristotle, Alexander was well prepared for his role as a great King and conqueror. Alexander III Macedon was one of the worlds most successful and famous military commanders. 

The obverse of these coins feature Alexander portrayed as the God Hercules wearing a lions skin headdress. The reverse features Zeus, the king of the gods, enthroned and holding an eagle.