RPC VII.2, 257


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 257
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 ΝƐ
Reverse design Alexander the Great standing facing, head r., holding spear and parazonium
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 15.20 g
Axis 12
Reference AMNG 739
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: 18272528 AMNG 739.3 (Mordtmann)
2     Cop SNG 1374 = AMNG 739.2
3     Gotha AMNG 739.1 = cast in BBAW