RPC VI, 296 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 296 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Severus Alexander
Issue 2 neocoria — Type D lion skin
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design head of Alexander the Great, r., wearing lion skin
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝΕ
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus galloping r., his mantle floating behind him, holding couched spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 13.03 g
Axis 7
Reference AMNG 522
Specimens 3
Note For a similar type issued under Gordian III, see AMNG 733-4.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    Helios 7, 12 Dec. 2011, lot 45
    ✸ CNG EA 259, 6 July 2011, lot 234
    B: 18272406, Löbb. AMNG 522.1