RPC VII.2, 285


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 285
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Gordian III
Issue Type E: Alexander with helmeted head
Obverse inscription ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ
Obverse design helmeted head of Alexander the Great, right; griffin on helmet
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝΟΝΟΝ (sic) ΜΑΚΕΔΟΝΩΝ Β ΝΕΩ
Reverse design cista from which a serpent rises, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 1
Reference AMNG 785
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same rev. die as 169/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 247 AMNG 785.1, pl. V, 13, rev.