RPC VI, 456 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 456 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Severus Alexander
Issue One neocoria — Type D lion skin
Obverse inscription ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design head of Alexander the Great, right, wearing lion skin
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚΕΔΟΝΩΝ ΝΕΩ
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus galloping right, his mantle floating behind him, hurling spear at lion
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference AMNG 419
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L BMC 102 = AMNG 419.2
2 2     B: 18257047, Fox AMNG 419.1