RPC VI, 255 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 255 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Elagabalus
Issue Type C: Alexander with flowing hair, l. (with thunderbolt)
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design diademed head of Alexander the Great, l., with flowing hair; below, thunderbolt
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝƐ
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus galloping, r., his mantle floating behind him, holding couched spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 12.94 g
Reference AMNG 474
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ P: 273 AMNG 474.2 = Mi S. III, 227, 438
    Karlsruhe AMNG 474.1 = cast in BBAW