RPC VII.2, 162

 

Image of specimen #10

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 162
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 r., holding spear and parazonium
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 13.18 g
Axis 1, 7, 12
Reference AMNG 666–7
Specimens 12 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 8: same obv. die as 181/1–2. 9–10: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18272494, Sperling AMNG 667.1
2     G SNG 749 = AMNG 666.2
3     Florence AMNG 666.1 = cast in BBAW
4     Sofia AMNG 667.2 = cast in BBAW
5     AMNG 666.3 (Mordtmann) = cast in BBAW
6     CGT coll.
7     Noble 99, 17 Apr. 2012, lot 3641
8     Nomos obolos 13, 2 July 2019, lot 496
9     Nomos obolos 7, 9 July 2017, lot 434
10     ✸ Nomos, Obolos 16, 11 Oct. 2020, lot 517 = Münzen & Medaillen Deutschland 4, 19 Mar. 1999, lot 225
11     Rauch 91, 5 Dec. 2012, lot 88
12     VAuctions 308, 26 June 2014, lot 92