RPC VI, 10608 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10608 (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 ϹΕΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ (ΕΥ)
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription L ΙΓ
Reverse design Hermanubis bust right, wearing kalathos and lotus petal; to left, palm branch over shoulder; in front, winged caduceus combined with palm branch
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Reference DS 9900, E 3107 (13)
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     DS 9900 = Hess 251, 1981, lot 185 ( = Figari - Mosconi 1158)
2 2     ✸ J. Aiello coll.