RPC VII.2, 289

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 289
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 ΔΙϹ ΝƐΩΚΟ
Reverse design Nike in biga galloping r., holding whip
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 13.88 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference AMNG 766
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–4: same rev. die as 172/1–3, 258/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1933,0908.6
2     Mu
3     ✸ V: GR 10716 AMNG 766.1
4     AMNG 766.2 (Hirsch 1905) = cast in BBAW