RPC VII.2, 278

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 278
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Gordian III
Issue Type E: Alexander with helmeted head
Obverse inscription ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design helmeted head of Alexander the Great, r.; on helmet, horseman spearing fallen captive
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝƐΩΚ
Reverse design Alexander the Great riding Bucephalus advancing r., holding couched spear; in front, soldier advancing r., holding spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 13.28 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference AMNG 767
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–4: same obv. die as 275/1–2, 294/1–2. 3: same rev. die as 96/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     V: GR 10700 AMNG 767.2
2     Bologna AMNG 767.1 = cast in BBAW
3     ✸ CNG EA 210, 13 May 2009, lot 83
4     Lanz 109, 27 May 2002, lot 164