Province Mesopotamia
City Edessa 
Region Mesopotamia
Reign Severus Alexander
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟ ΚΑΙϹ ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡ ϹΕ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, left, holding spear(?) and decorated shield, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗ ΚΟ ΕΔΕϹϹΗΝωΝ
Reverse design Tyche of the City seated on basis, left, holding corn ears(?); at her feet, lighted altar; on either side, star; below, river god swimming, left

 

Museum British Museum, London (UK)
Inventory no. G.2885
Reference BMC 93
Diameter 24
Weight 9.46
Axis 6
Note
External URI https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/object/C_G-2885