This monster from Greek mythology is called a hydra and is significant because it is the antagonist in many Greek myths including the Second Labor of Hercules. The hydra is a serpent like monster that grows multiple heads in the absence of the first.
Alexander III of Macedon – 323 BC), known as Alexander the Great , was a king of Macedon, a state in northern ancient Greece. He had created one of the largest empires of the ancient world, stretching from the Ionian Sea to the Himalayas.
A Greek Gold Olive Wreath, circa Century B. composed of two olive tree branches bound together at the back with spiral-twisted wire, with lateral shoots of centrally-ribbed leaves and berries attached by long wire stems