RPC VI, 10129 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10129 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Caesar)
Issue L Δ = 4
Dating 220/1
Obverse inscription ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander Caesar, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription L Δ
Reverse design Ares standing l., raising right hand and holding sceptre
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 12.52 g
Reference E 3081Α (4)
Specimens 1
Note The figure on the rev. seems to be male, but not certainly so. Ares or Roma?

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ A: 3599 Demetrio 2392