RPC VI, 10349 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10349 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Orbiana (Augusta)
Issue L Ϛ = 6
Dating 226/7
Obverse inscription ΓΝ ϹΕΙ ΕΡΕ ϹΑΛΛ ΒΑΡ ΟΡΒΙΑΝΗ ϹΕ
Obverse design draped bust of Orbiana wearing stephane, right
Reverse inscription L Ϛ
Reverse design Homonoia standing facing, head left, holding double cornucopia and raising right hand
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Reference D 10013, E 3268 (6) a
Specimens 8 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 8486272 1967.1906
2 2     ✸ C
3 3     NY: 1973.56.1042
4 4 –5     DS 10013 = Kress 154, 1972, lot 407 (Figari - Mosconi 1225)
6 6     Mabbott 3556 (illustrated)
7 7     Naville 31, 14 May 2017, lot 160
8 8     DS 10015 = CNG NAC Freeman & Sear Triton IV, 5 Dec. 2000, lot 379 (Figari - Mosconi 1226)