RPC VI, 10218 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10218 (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 Helios and Selene, jugate busts r.; Helios is radiate; Selene wears crescent
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 12.28 g
Axis 12
Reference D 4242, Ο 2825, E 3076 (5)
Specimens 8

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1950,1006.89 BMC 3153
2     P: 2906
3     C: G.1190-R
4     NY: 1944.100.64431
5     O: HCR27250 M 2825
6     A: 637/1088
7     Osnabrück: 1670
8     D 4242 = Ars et Nummus 7–8, 1970, lot62 (Figari - Mosconi 1102)