Alexander as Ammon-Zeus

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 27 July 2016
Alexander as Ammon-Zeus

Silver tetradrachm from Thrace, reign of Lysimachus, 323-281 BCE. Head of Alexander as Ammon-Zeus. (Alpha Bank Numismatics Museum, Corfu)

About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at AHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2016, July 27). Alexander as Ammon-Zeus. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/5414/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Alexander as Ammon-Zeus." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 27, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/image/5414/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Alexander as Ammon-Zeus." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 27 Jul 2016. Web. 07 Dec 2019.

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