RPC VI, 1129 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1129 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Coela
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP ALEXANDER
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription AEL MVN COVELA
Reverse design prow decorated with globes and three palm branches (?), right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Note palm branches or corn ears?

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1624
2 2     Cop: 878
3 3     CGT coll.