RPC VI, 10599 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10599 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue L ΙΓ = 13
Dating 233/4
Obverse inscription Α ΚΑΙ ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription L ΙΓ
Reverse design Alexandria standing facing, head left, wearing turreted crown and chiton, holding bust of Sarapis with kalathos and long sceptre
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Reference M 3160, E 3090 (13)
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ O: HCR27475 M 3160
2 2     A: 3768 Demetrio 2520 corr.
3 3     Osnabrück: 1731