RPC VI, 10305 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10305 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue L Ɛ = 5
Dating 225/6
Obverse inscription [Α ΚΑΙ ΜΑ ΑΥ]Ρ ϹƐΥΗΡ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡ[ΟϹ ƐΥ ]
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L Ɛ
Reverse design Sarapis seated, l., holding long sceptre and extending right hand over Cerberus sitting at his feet, l.; on back of throne, l., little Nike r., holding palm and wreath
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 12
Reference D 4363, E 3135 (5) a
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1937.158.547
2 2     NY: 1944.100.64504
3 3     ✸ A: 3659 Demetrio 2440
4 4     D 4363