Alexander the Great, Macedonian Silver Tetradrachm

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 21 August 2012

Silver tetradrachm from the reign of Alexander the Great, 336-323 BCE. O: Head of Hercules. R: Zeus seated on a throne holding an eagle.

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time author, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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Cartwright, M. (2012, August 21). Alexander the Great, Macedonian Silver Tetradrachm. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/811/alexander-the-great-macedonian-silver-tetradrachm/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Alexander the Great, Macedonian Silver Tetradrachm." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 21, 2012. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/811/alexander-the-great-macedonian-silver-tetradrachm/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Alexander the Great, Macedonian Silver Tetradrachm." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 21 Aug 2012. Web. 06 Dec 2022.

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