RPC VI, 397 (temporary)

 

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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 ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design diademed and cuirassed bust of Alexander the Great with hanging hair, r., shield on l. shoulder
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 27 mm
Average weight 14.06 g
Axis 6
Reference AMNG 569 corr.
Specimens 2
Note AMNG 569 misread and given to the time of Gordian III.

Specimens of this coin type

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