RPC VII.2, 158

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 158
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 ΝƐ
Reverse design Alexander the Great standing facing, head l., holding parazonium and spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.57 g
Axis 8
Reference AMNG 669
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Note A similar type has been issued under Severus Alexander: see AMNG 517.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ V: GR 10673 AMNG 669.1
2     Gorny & Mosch 126, 14 Oct. 2003, lot 1738
3     Hirsch 332, 20 Sept. 2017, lot 2156