RPC VII.2, 215


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 215
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Gordian III
Issue Type D: Head of Alexander with lion skin
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design head of Alexander the Great, r., wearing lion skin
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝΕ
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus galloping l., holding spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Reference AMNG 728
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die as 218/1, 240/4, 241/2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 169 AMNG 728.1
2 2     ✸ Parma AMNG 728.2 = cast in BBAW