RPC VII.2, 259


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 259
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 design Olympias as Hygieia seated l., feeding serpent from patera rising from cista, resting on throne
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Reference AMNG —
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     A: 1906
2 2     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 232, 5 Oct. 2015, lot 326