A beautiful pair of Alexander the Great Drachm coin earrings. Both coins have been set in modern 18ct gold frames and attached to gold hooks. Each frame displays a London hallmark. The front of the earrings feature the coins’ obverse which displays the profile head of Alexander wearing the skin of the Nemean lion, facing right; the reverse displays the god, Zeus, enthroned on the left, holding an eagle in his right hand and a sceptre in his left; the legend, AΛEΞANΔPOΣ, is on the right; various monograms in the field.
Date: Circa 336-323 BC