RPC VII.2, 145

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 145
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Gordian III
Issue Type A: Alexander with hanging hair (and thunderbolt)
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design diademed head of Alexander the Great, r., with hanging hair; below, thunderbolt
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝƐΩΚΟΡ
Reverse design two temples facing each other, seen from a three-quarter view; between them, tall column surmounted by a statue of Alexander the Great (?) standing l., holding spear and parazonium; agonistic crown l. and r. above temples
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 4
Reference AMNG 588
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     G SNG 745 = AMNG 588.1
2     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 126, 14 Oct. 2003, lot 1748