RPC VI, 280 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 280 (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 Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus galloping r., his mantle floating behind him, raising hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.76 g
Axis 5
Reference AMNG 504
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Note A similar type has been issued under Gordian III, see AMNG 575a–6.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     V: GR 37586
2     A: 1565β AMNG 504.1 = ZfN 25 (1906), pl. I, 6, rev.
3     ✸ Knechtel = cast in BBAW