RPC VI, 1071 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1071 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Perinthus
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΠΕΡΙΝΘΙΩΝ ΔΙϹ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing facing, head left, holding long thyrsus and cantharus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 758
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1210 Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 758