RPC VI, 274 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 274 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Severus Alexander
Issue 2 neocoria — Type A hanging hair
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design diademed head of Alexander the Great, r., with hanging hair
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝΕ
Reverse design agonistic table seen in perspective from r., holding small purse between two agonistic crowns with palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 12.51 g
Axis 2, 6
Reference AMNG 508
Specimens 5 (3 in the core collections)
Note A similar type was issued during the time of Gordian III, see AMNG 597.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1958,0304.68 AMNG 508.2 (Warren)
2     Mu AMNG 508.1
3     NY: 1944.100.14325
4     Münzzentrum Rheinland 167, 4 Sept. 2013, lot 192 = Hirsch 287, 7 Feb. 2013, lot 1858
5     Savoca 80 Blue, 27 June 2020, lot 615