RPC VI, 1055 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1055 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Perinthus
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ⳞΕΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟⳞ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., the cuirass decorated with Gorgon's head, and aegis on shoulder, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΠΕΡΙΝΘΙⲰΝ ΙⲰΝⲰΝ Β ΝΕⲰΚΟΡⲰΝ ΑΚΤΙΑ ΠΥΘΙΑ
Reverse design Tyche of the City standing facing, head l., wearing kalathos, holding small temple with one hand and small temple on cornucopia with the other; at her feet, agonistic crown with apples on either side
Metal Æ
Average diameter 42 mm
Axis 7
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 784
Specimens 9 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1228 Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 784.4 = Mi I, 412, 322
2 2     ✸ V: GR 8943 Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 784.7
3 3     St Petersburg Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 784.3
4 4     Naumann 113, 6 Feb. 2022, lot 482
5 5     Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 784.1
6 6     Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 784.2 = Egger, Nov. 1904, 494
7 7     Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 784.5 = Schlessinger 13, 1935, 486
8 8     Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 784.6 = Schulman 1924, 346
9 9     Wildwinds