RPC VII.2, 260


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 260
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 temple with four columns seen from a three-quarter view, r.; in front, table with two agonistic crowns, with purse and palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 12
Reference AMNG 750
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 2: same obv. die as 254/3, 255/1, 256/2–3, 261/1, 262/1, 264/1, 3.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 18272534, Prokesch-Osten AMNG 750.1, pl. V.11, rev.
2 2     ✸ R. Hoppensteadt coll. = Solidus, Premium 26, 17 Feb. 2018, lot 110