RPC VI, 266 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 266 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Elagabalus
Issue Type D: Head of Alexander with lion skin (and thunderbolt)
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design head of Alexander the Great, r., wearing lion skin; below, thunderbolt
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ ΝƐΩ Β
Reverse design Alexander the Great standing, r., wearing chlamys, placing bridle on Bucephalus, rearing
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6
Reference AMNG 477
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: EH,p245.18.Mac BMC 108 = AMNG 477.2 = ZfN 24 (1904), pl. VI, 9
2 2     AMNG 477.1 (Hollschek) = cast in BBAW