RPC VI, 397 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 397 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Severus Alexander
Issue One neocoria - Type K cuirassed bust with shield
Obverse inscription ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and cuirassed bust of Alexander the Great with hanging hair, right, shield on left shoulder
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚΕΔΟΝΩΝ ΝΕΩ
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus advancing right, his mantle floating behind him, holding couched spear
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6
Reference AMNG 569 corr.
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Note AMNG 569 misread and given to the time of Gordian III.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Cop SNG 1366 = AMNG 569/1 corr.
2 2     ✸ Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 14, 2 Mar. 2014, lot 461