RPC VII.2, 255

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 255
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Gordian III
Issue Type D: Head of Alexander with lion skin (and star)
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design head of Alexander the Great, r., wearing lion skin; below, star
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝƐΩΚΟΡ
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus galloping r., holding spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 12.79 g
Axis 12
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 254/3, 256/2–3, 260/2, 261/1, 262/1, 264/1, 3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ NY: 1948.19.465