RPC VI, 10658 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10658 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Julia Mamaea (Augusta)
Issue L IΔ = 14
Dating 234/5
Obverse inscription ΙΟΥ ΜΑΜΑΙΑ ϹΕΒ ΜΗΤƐ ϹƐΒ Κ ϹΤΡΑ
Obverse design draped bust of Julia Mamaea wearing stephane, r.
Reverse inscription L ΙΔ
Reverse design Zeus head r., laureate and draped; in front, palm branch
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 12.40 g
Axis 1, 11, 12
Reference D 4525, M 3169, Geissen 2545, E 3234 (14)
Specimens 12 (6 in the core collections)
Note BMC 1721 was read as year 4, whence Vogt, p. 127; but it is of year 14, as indicated by the presence of the palm branch.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 1721
2     L: 1914,0403.15 BMC 3181
3     P: 8485080 FG 3048
4     ✸ P: 8486132 1967.1766
5     NY: 1944.100.64764
6     O: HCR27566 M 3169
7     A: 3859 Demetrio 2581
8     Cologne Geissen 2545
9     Osnabrück: 1764
10     Rome: 81954
11     CNG 105, 10 May 2017, lot 633
12     D 4525, DS 17370