RPC VII.2, 243

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 243
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 ΔΙϹ ΝƐΩ
Reverse design agonistic table seen in perspective from r., holding two agonistic crowns with palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.47 g
Axis 6
Reference AMNG 755
Specimens 5
Die-links 2, 5: same obv. die as 216/5.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18272537, 1901/353 AMNG 755.2
2     A AMNG 755.1
3     Amsterdam: GR-03057 AMNG 753.3
4     Modena AMNG 755.4 = cast in BBAW
5     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 126, 14 Oct. 2003, lot 1753