RPC VII.2, 100

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 100
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Gordian III
Issue Type A: Alexander with hanging hair
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design diademed head of Alexander the Great, r., with hanging hair
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ ΔΙϹ ΝƐΩ(ΚΟΡ)
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus galloping r., holding spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 12.35 g
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same rev. die as 256/2–4, 6, 314/1.
Note See AMNG 563 described as hurling spear, with reference to P (not found), and ill. pl. IV.11 and V.4, though the obv. seems to belong to Severus Alexander.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ M&M GmbH 30, 28 May 2009, lot 761