RPC VI, 10213 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10213 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Caesar)
Issue L Ɛ = 5
Dating 221/2
Obverse inscription ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander Caesar, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription L Ɛ
Reverse design Athena bust r., wearing aegis and Corinthian helmet (griffin beneath crest)
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 12.44 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference D 4240, M 2834, BMC 1582, Geissen 2395, Ε 3072 (5)
Specimens 23

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1864,1118.657 BMC 1582
2     P: 1967.1805
3     P: 8484880 FG 2907
4     B: 1880/443
5     B: 18206578, Löbb.
6     C: 1192-R
7     NY: 1935.117.855
8     NY: 1944.100.64427
9     NY: 1944.100.64428
10     NY: 1974.26.4076
11     NY: 1974.26.4077
12     ✸ O: HCR27253 M 2834
13     A: 3604 Demetrio 2395bis
14     Birmingham: 397
15     Birmingham: 398
16     Brussels: 1005
17     Cologne Geissen 2395
18     Milan: 1480
19     Rome: 81832
20     D 4240 = Ars et Nummus 1, 1981, lot 335 (Figari - Mosconi 1099)
21     DS 9843 = Ars et Nummus 12, 1972, lot 432 (Figari - Mosconi 1097)
22     NY Gemini 13, 6 Apr. 2017 (ex Art Institute of Chicago), lot 418a
23     J. Aiello coll.