RPC VI, 279 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 279 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Severus Alexander
Issue 2 neocoria — Type A hanging hair
Obverse inscription ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design diademed head of Alexander the Great, right, with hanging hair
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚΕΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝΕ
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus galloping right, his mantle floating behind him, raising hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Reference AMNG 505
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Note The obv. die is identical to an obv. used under Elagabalus.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Turin AMNG 505 = ZfN 25 (1906), pl. I, 14