RPC VII.2, 120


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 120
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Gordian III
Issue Type A: Alexander with hanging hair
Obverse inscription ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design diademed head of Alexander the Great, right, with hanging hair
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚΕΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝΕΩ
Reverse design Olympias as Hygieia seated left, feeding serpent from patera, resting on throne
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 1, 6, 12
Reference AMNG 551
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 18272413, vor 1839 Alter Bestand AMNG 551.1
2 2     ✸ O: Christ Church AMNG 551.2
3 3     CGT coll.