RPC VII.2, 286

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 286
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 ΝƐ Β
Reverse design Dionysus standing l., holding cantharus over panther and thyrsus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 10.99 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference AMNG 765
Specimens 3
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 277/1–4, 277A/1, 280/4, 281/4, 284/1–2, 288/1, 6–7, 9, 12, 18, 20, 292/3, 293/1–8.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1958,0304.72
2     A: 1562b AMNG 765.1
3     Triton XX, 10 Jan. 2017, The Bukephalas coll., lot 447.15