RPC VI, 10636 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10636 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Julia Mamaea (Augusta)
Issue L IΓ = 13
Dating 233/4
Obverse inscription ΙΟΥ ΜΑΜΑΙΑ ϹΕΒ ΜΗΤƐ ϹƐΒ Κ ϹΤ(Ρ)(Α)
Obverse design draped bust of Julia Mamaea wearing stephane, r.
Reverse inscription L IΓ
Reverse design Sarapis seated l., holding long sceptre and extending right hand over Cerberus sitting at his feet, l.; on back of throne, l., little Nike r., holding palm and wreath; behind, palm branch
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 12
Reference D 4517, BMC 1750, Geissen 2540, E 3226 (13)
Specimens 10 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1864,1118.720 BMC 1750
2     C
3     NY: 1944.100.64758
4     Brussels: 1107
5     Gotha: 602
6     Cologne Geissen 2540
7     Rome: 81946
8     ✸ CNG EA 355, lot 419
9     D 4517 = Ars et Nummus 11, 1970, lot 87 (Figari - Mosconi 1286)
10     Münzhandlung Basel 1936, lot 1092