RPC VII.2, 284

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 284
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.; griffin on helmet
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ [Β ΝƐΩ]
Reverse design Athena seated l., holding patera; beside throne, shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 10.55 g
Axis 2
Reference AMNG 764a
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die as 277/1–4, 277A/1, 280/4, 281/4, 286/1, 288/1, 6–7, 9, 12, 18, 20, 292/3, 293/1–8.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Brussels AMNG 764a.1 = cast in BBAW
2     ✸ CNG EA 193, 6 Aug. 2008, lot 138