RPC VII.2, 105


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 105
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 Β Ν(Ɛ)(Ω)
Reverse design Alexander the Great standing facing, head l., holding spear and parazonium
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 14.64 g
Axis 7, 12
Reference AMNG 579–82
Specimens 4
Die-links 3–4: same obv. die as 131/1.
Note For a similar type issued under Severus Alexander, see AMNG 506.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 194 AMNG 580.1
2     B: 18272429, Prokesch-Osten AMNG 582.1
3     ✸ V: GR 10674 AMNG 581.1, pl. V.7, rev. = AMNG III.2, 52, pl. V.11, rev.
4     Lanz 120, 18 May 2004, lot 146