RPC VI, 260 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 260 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Elagabalus
Issue Type D: Head of Alexander with lion skin
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design head of Alexander the Great, r., wearing lion skin
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝƐΩ
Reverse design Alexander the Great standing, r., wearing chlamys, placing bridle on Bucephalus, rearing
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 12.50 g
Axis 1, 5, 6, 12
Reference AMNG 478
Specimens 8

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    Mu AMNG 478.3 = cast in BBAW
    V AMNG 478.5
    St Petersburg AMNG 478.4 = cast in BBAW
    Milan AMNG 478.1 = cast in BBAW
    AMNG 478.2 (Meletopulos) = cast in BBAW
    ✸ Roma Numismatics 7, 22 Mar. 2014, lot 466
    CGT coll.
    CGT coll. = Savoca 115th Blue, 9 Oct. 2021, lot 499