RPC VI, 373 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 373 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Severus Alexander
Issue One neocoria - Type E helmeted head
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design helmeted head of Alexander the Great, r.; griffin on helmet
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ ΝƐΩ
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus advancing r., his mantle floating behind him, holding couched spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 12.78 g
Axis 1, 6
Reference AMNG 446-7
Specimens 8 (4 in the core collections)
Note !! not griffin on helmet for AMNG 446, but group of four figures...!!

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1958,0304.73
2     ✸ B: 18257156, 1919/1316
3     B: 18257096, Löbb. AMNG 446.2
4     Cop SNG 1365 = AMNG 446.1 = cast in BBAW
5     Brussels AMNG 447.1 = cast in BBAW
6     Sofia AMNG 447.3 = cast in BBAW
7     AMNG 447.2 (Florence) = cast in BBAW
8     CGT coll.