RPC VI, 1064 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1064 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Perinthus
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΑΥ
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΠΕΡΙΝΘΙΩΝ ΔΙϹ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design prize table seen from right, holding two agonistic crowns each with palm branches; below, five apples and jug
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 34 mm
Axis 6
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 733–4, BMC 60
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1844,0425.1920 Schönert‑Geiss, Perinthus 733.1 = BMC 60
2 2     P: L2827
3 3     Schönert‑Geiss, Perinthus 734.1 = Hellenica 7, 1949, 11