RPC VI, 242 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 242 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Elagabalus
Issue Type A: Alexander with hanging hair
Obverse inscription ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design diademed head of Alexander the Great, right, with hanging hair
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙ ΜΑΚΕΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝΕΩΚΟ
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus galloping right, his mantle floating behind him, raising hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Note AMNG 574.1, given to Gordian III, is listed here as well, as its description corresponds to the CGT coin.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Frankfurt AMNG 574.1
2 2     ✸ CGT coll.