RPC VII.2, 106

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 106
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 ΝƐΩ
Reverse design Alexander the Great standing r., placing bridle on Bucephalus rearing
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 12.72 g
Axis 1, 10, 12
Reference AMNG 554–7
Specimens 10
Die-links 1, 3: same obv. die as 108/1, 3, 111/3, 8, 119/1–4, 135/3, 6, 10. 2: same obv. die as 112/1–2, 123/5, 128/1, 132/2–3. 4, 10: same obv. die as 94/5, 126/1–3, 127/1, 131/2, 134/1, 135/2, 4–5, 8–9. 1: same rev. die as 267/1. 2: same rev. die as 282/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18202674, I-B AMNG 556.2, pl. IV, 34, rev.
2     C: Lewis 1235 AMNG 554.2
3     NY: 1944.100.14337
4     ✸ V: GR 39628
5     A AMNG 554.1 = cast in BBAW
6     Dresden AMNG 555.1 = cast in BBAW
7     Florence AMNG 555.2 = cast in BBAW
8     Moscow AMNG 557.1 = cast in BBAW
9     St Petersburg AMNG 557.2 = cast in BBAW
10     Winterthur GrMW I, 1664 = AMNG 557.3