RPC VII.2, 188

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 188
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Gordian III
Issue Type B: Alexander with flowing hair (and serpent)
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design diademed head of Alexander the Great, r., with flowing hair; below, serpent
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝƐΩΚ
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus galloping r., hurling spear; below, star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference AMNG 648
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 187/4–5.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 222 AMNG 648.2
2 2     AMNG 648.1 (Agram) = cast in BBAW
3 3     CGT coll. = Savoca 119 Blue, 27 Nov. 2021, lot 357