RPC VI, 257 (temporary)


Image of specimen #


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 257 (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 ΝƐΩ
Reverse design two temples seen from front, each with six columns and a globe in the pediment
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 13.57 g
Axis 12
Reference AMNG 475
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ CGT coll.
    St Petersburg AMNG 475/1 = cast in BBAW