RPC VI, 1052 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1052 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Perinthus
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥΗ ΑΛΕΖΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΠΕΡΙΝΘΙΩΝ Β ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Sarapis standing facing, head left, holding long sceptre and raising hand over lighted altar
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 41 mm
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 783
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1226 Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 783 = Mi I, 411, 320