RPC VI, 293 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 293 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Severus Alexander
Issue 2 neocoria — Type B flowing hair
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design diademed head of Alexander the Great, r., with flowing hair
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙ(ΝΟΝ) ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝƐ
Reverse design two temples seen from front, each with four columns; between them, tall column surmounted by a statue of Alexander the Great (?) standing l., holding spear and parazonium
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 12.48 g
Axis 1, 6, 7, 12
Reference AMNG 518–20
Specimens 13
Note On the rev., sometimes, no ligatures. AMNG 520 with rev. legend ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝΕ.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: TC,p96.13.Mac BMC 127 = AMNG 518.1
2     B: 18272400 AMNG 518.2 (Mordtmann)
3     B: 18272403, Fox AMNG 519.1 = ZfN 25 (1906), pl. I, 12
4     B: 18272401, Prokesch-Osten AMNG 519.2
5     B: 18272404 AMNG 520.1 (Mordtmann)
6     Mu AMNG 519.4
7     Vat AMNG 518.3 = cast in BBAW
8     AMNG 519.3 (Constantinopel, Russ. arch. Inst) = cast in BBAW
9     AMNG 519.5 (Walcher) = cast in BBAW
10     CGT coll.
11     Lanz 128, 22 May 2006, lot 111
12     Leu WA 17, 14 Aug. 2021, lot 1600
13     VAuctions 321, 10 Nov. 2016, lot 175