RPC VII.2, 156

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 156
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(Ɛ)(ΩΚ)(Ο)(ΡΩΝ)
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus galloping r., raising hand; below, star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 12.17 g
Axis 1, 6, 7, 8, 12
Reference AMNG 656–64
Specimens 29 (9 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1958,0304.59
2     L: 1866,1201.3985 BMC 124 = AMNG 662.3
3     P: 213 AMNG 661.2
4     P: 220 AMNG 663.1
5     B: 18214409, Prokesch-Osten AMNG 664.1
6     G SNG 748 = AMNG 664.2
7     O: Christ Church AMNG 562a
8     V: GR 10694
9     V: GR 10695 AMNG 656.1
10     Amsterdam: GR-03056 AMNG 662.2
11     Bern AMNG 662.1 = cast in BBAW
12     Dresden AMNG 658.1 = cast in BBAW
13     Florence AMNG 660.1 = cast in BBAW
14     Sofia AMNG 662.4 = cast in BBAW
15     Vat AMNG 659.1 = cast in BBAW
16     AMNG 657.1 = cast in BBAW
17     AMNG 658.2 (Lambros) = cast in BBAW
18     AMNG 658.3 (von Renner) = cast in BBAW
19     AMNG 661.1 (Abramov coll.) = cast in BBAW
20     AMNG 661.3 = cast in BBAW
21     AMNG 663.2 (Mowat coll.) = cast in BBAW
22     Baldwin’s The New York Sale XI, 11 Jan. 2006, lot 194
23     Lanz 161, 7 Dec. 2015, lot 87
24     Leu EA 17, 14 Aug. 2021, lot 1604
25     Nomos obolos 10, 30 June 2018, lot 273
26     Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 15, 6 Apr. 2014, lot 397
27     Rauch Summer 2009, 17 Sept. 2009, lot 183
28     Savoca Blue 7, 26 May 2018, lot 591
29     VAuctions 308, 26 June 2014, lot 87