Province Mesopotamia
City Edessa 
Region Mesopotamia
Reign Severus Alexander
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ Α Ϲ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ Ϲ
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, left, holding eagle-tipped sceptre on shoulder and shield decorated with Gorgoneion, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΜΗ(Τ) ΚΟ ΕΔΕϹϹΗΝωΝ
Reverse design Tyche of the City seated on rock, left, holding corn ears; at her feet, lighted altar; on either side, star; below, river god swimming, left

 

Museum American Numismatic Society, New York (USA)
Inventory no. 1953.171.1785
Reference
Diameter 31
Weight 16.73
Axis 12
Note
External URI http://numismatics.org/collection/1953.171.1785