RPC VI, 1045 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1045 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Perinthus
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, the cuirass decorated with Gorgon's head, and aegis on shoulder, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΠΕΡΙΝΘΙωΝ ΔΙϹ ΝΕωΚΟΡωΝ
Reverse design emperor on horse galloping right, about to spear captive seated, left, wearing Phrygian cap and having hands tied behind his back
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 40 mm
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 786
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Budapest Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 786