RPC VI, 10612 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10612 (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 Nike advancing left, holding trophy and wreath; in front, palm branch
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference D 4324, BMC 1634, M 3147, E 3119 (13)
Specimens 15 (6 in the core collections)
Note For a variant with palm instead of trophy, see https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/50118 = O 3146.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1864,1118.679 BMC 1634
2 2     P: 8485020 FG 2988
3 3     B: 18208109, Löbb.
4 4     NY
6 6     ✸ O: HCR27466 M 3147
7 7     A: 3771 Demetrio 2524
8 8     A: 3772
9 9     A: 3773
10 10     A: 6792
11 11     Birmingham: 432
12 12     Brussels: 1077
13 13     Osnabrück: 1735
14 14     D 4324
15 15     J. Aiello coll.
16 16     NY