RPC VII.2, 214

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 214
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Gordian III
Issue Type D: Head of Alexander with lion skin
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design head of Alexander the Great, r., wearing lion skin
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝƐΩ
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus galloping l., hurling spear at lion and holding two more spears
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 1, 8, 12
Reference AMNG 724–6
Specimens 6 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L BMC 100 = AMNG 726.1
2 2     L: BNK,G.81 BMC 101 = AMNG 724.1
3 3     P: 237 AMNG 724.2
4 4     Dresden AMNG 725.1 = cast in BBAW
5 5     Sofia AMNG 725.2 = cast in BBAW
6 6     Nomos obolos 16, 11 Oct. 2020, lot 970