RPC VII.2, 155

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 155
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Gordian III
Issue Type B: Alexander with flowing hair
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design diademed head of Alexander the Great, r., with flowing hair
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ Β Ν(ƐΩΚΟ)
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus galloping r., hurling spear; below, star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 10.99 g
Axis 6, 7, 12
Reference AMNG 647, 647a
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: TC,p96.15.Mac BMC 123 = AMNG 647.2
2     B: 18272486, 1905/1494 AMNG 647a.1
3     AMNG 647.1 (Knechtel) = cast in BBAW
4     CGT coll. = Naville Numismatics 22, 1 May 2016, lot 103
5     CNG EA 415, 28 Feb. 2018, lot 320 = CNG EA 183, 14 Feb. 2007, lot 116
6     Gorny & Mosch 241, 10 Oct. 2016, lot 1804