RPC VI, 1087 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1087 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Perinthus
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Severus Alexander, right
Reverse inscription ΠΕΡΙΝΘΙΩΝ ΔΙϹ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design athlete standing nude facing, head right, holding palm branch and crowning himself with wreath
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 1
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 759
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 18239705, 1925 Kassel Schönert-Geiss, Perinthus 759
2 2     ✸ Themis 9, 11 Apr. 2021, lot 391