RPC VI, 10389 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10389 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue L Η = 8
Dating 228/9
Obverse inscription Α ΚΑΙ ΜΑ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΕΥ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription L Η
Reverse design Isis bust left, draped and wearing disk and plumes,l
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 12
Reference E 3133A (8)
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)
Note Peckitt (Sotheby 21 Feb 1929) lot 368 may well be another specimen. See comments below, on https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/50232.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: 18207988 1892/96
2 2     NY: 1973.56.1028