RPC VII.2, 172

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 172
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 ΔΙϹ ΝƐΩΚΟ
Reverse design Nike in biga galloping r., holding whip
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference AMNG 631
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die as 160/2, 4–5. 1–3: same rev. die as 258/1, 289/1–4.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 199 AMNG 631.3
2 2     ✸ B: 18272474, Löbb. AMNG 631.3
3 3     Mu
4 4     AMNG 631.2 (Istanbul, Russian Archaeological Institute) = cast in BBAW