RPC VI, 10607 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10607 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue L IΓ = 13
Dating 233/4
Obverse inscription Α ΚΑΙ ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡ ϹƐΥ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ Ɛ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L IΓ
Reverse design Emperor on horseback advancing, l., holding transverse sceptre surmounted by eagle and saluting; in front, palm branch
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 11.31 g
Axis 12
Reference D 4256, E 3103 (13)
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ NY: 1973.56.1039
2     D 4256 = Ars et Nummus 7–8, 1970, lot 68 ( = Figari - Mosconi 1118)