RPC VI, 10649 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10649 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue L IΔ = 14
Dating 234/5
Obverse inscription Α ΚΑΙ ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡ ϹƐΥ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ (Ɛ)(Υ)
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription L ΙΔ
Reverse design Zeus head r., laureate; to r., palm branch
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 11.99 g
Axis 1, 11, 12
Reference D 4388, M 3167, Geissen 2495, E 3144 (14)
Specimens 23
Note D 4387 is described as 'year 11', but the rubbing shows the year is indistinct, and is probably of year 14. The type is not otherwise known for year 11.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1844,04025.2432 BMC 1591
2     P: 8484935 FG 2895
3     P: 2991
4     B: 18208128, Löbb.
5     C
6     Cop: 649
7     NY
9     O: HCR27481 M 3167
10     O: HCR27482 M 3168
11     A: 3783 Demetrio 2529
12     Birmingham: 438
13     Brussels: 1081
14     Cologne Geissen 2495
15     Milan: 1544
16     Rome: 81904
17     Vat: 1064
18     Vat: 1065
19     Washington
20 –22     D 4388, DS 9972, 9972bis
23     D4 387 corr.
24     NY