RPC VII.2, 161

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 161
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 ΝƐΩ
Reverse design Alexander the Great standing r., placing bridle on Bucephalus rearing; star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.00 g
Axis 6
Reference AMNG 639
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18272482, Löbb. AMNG 639.2
2     ✸ NY: 1944.100.14336
3     Gotha AMNG 639.1, pl. IV, 12, obv. = cast in Winterthur and in BBAW