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 IΓ = 13
Dating 233/4
Obverse inscription Α ΚΑΙ ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡ ϹƐΥ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L ΙΓ
Reverse design Nike advancing l., holding trophy and wreath; in front, palm branch
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 12.40 g
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 Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1864,1118.679 BMC 1634
2     P: 8485020 FG 2988
3     B: 18208109, Löbb.
4     NY
6     ✸ O: HCR27466 M 3147
7     A: 3771 Demetrio 2524
8     A: 3772
9     A: 3773
10     A: 6792
11     Birmingham: 432
12     Brussels: 1077
13     Osnabrück: 1735
14     D 4324
15     J. Aiello coll.
16     NY