RPC VI, 240 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 240 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Elagabalus
Issue Type A: Alexander with hanging hair
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design diademed head of Alexander the Great, r., with hanging hair
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝƐWΚΟ(ΡΩΝ)
Reverse design agonistic table seen in perspective from l., holding two agonistic crowns with a palm branch each; below, jug
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 12.42 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference AMNG 461
Specimens 4
Note Both forms, W and Ω, occur

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    Mu AMNG 461.1 = ZfN 25 (1906), pl. I, 13, obv.
    V: GR 10708 AMNG 461.2
    ✸ Naumann Gitbud & Naumann 15, 6 Apr. 2014, lot 393 = Münzzentrum Rheinland 184, 16 May 2018, lot 140
    Davissons, 38, 27 Feb. 2019, lot 62