RPC VI, 343 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 343 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Severus Alexander
Issue One neocoria - Type B flowing hair, r.
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design diademed head of Alexander the Great, r., with flowing hair
Reverse inscription ΚΟ[ΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐ]ΔΟΝΩΝ ΝƐΩ
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus galloping, r., his mantle floating behind him, holding couched spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 12.13 g
Axis 12
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Note The obv. legend seems to read ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ. If it was ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, this would be AMNG 385 (https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/71551).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ CGT coll. = Savoca 114 Blue, 25 Sept. 2021, lot 435