Silver tetra drachma of Alexander the Great (330 A.D.) discovered in Jerusalem.
Side A: Head of Hercules.
Side B: Zeus seated on a throne with scepter and an eagle, also inscription “Alexander” in Greek.
Ancient coin with major historical significance. Alexander the Great came to Israel in 333 B.C., and began a new era in the history of Israel, (Hellenstic period) lasting for the next 300 years.
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Zak’s Antiquities is the website of Zak’s fine art and antiquities located on the Christian Quarter road in Jerusalem’s Old City. The shop began in 1964 and has remained as a family owned and operated business till this day. For the past 50 years Zak’s Antiquities has sold ancient coins, antiquities and art authentic to Israel and Jerusalem.