RPC VII.2, 139


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 139
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Gordian III
Issue Type A: Alexander with hanging hair (and thunderbolt)
Obverse inscription ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design diademed head of Alexander the Great, right, with hanging hair; below, thunderbolt
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus galloping right, holding couched spear; below, dog
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 4
Reference AMNG 560
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same rev. die as 186/1, 3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 221
2 2     ✸ Künker EA 48, 27 Feb. 2018, lot 255