RPC VI, 10593 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10593 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Julia Mamaea (Augusta)
Issue L IB = 12
Dating 232/3
Obverse inscription ΙΟΥΛ ΜΑΜΑΙΑ ϹΕΒ ΜΗΤƐ ϹƐ Κ ϹΤΡ
Obverse design draped bust of Julia Mamaea wearing stephane, r.
Reverse inscription L IΒ
Reverse design Sarapis seated l., holding long sceptre and extending right hand over Cerberus sitting at his feet, l.; on back of throne, l., little Nike r., holding palm and wreath; behind, palm branch
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 12.48 g
Axis 12
Reference D 4516, E 3226 (12)
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY: 1944.100.64746
2     D 4516 = Ars et Nummus 9–10, 1974, lot 267 (Figari - Mosconi 1285)
3     ✸ M & M Deutschland I, 7 Dec. 1997, lot 564