RPC VI, 1614 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1614 (temporary)
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Marcianopolis
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Julia Maesa (Augusta) ; Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate Tib Iulius Festus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥΗ ΑΛΕΖΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΙΟΥΛΙΑ ΜΑΙϹΑ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear, facing diademed and draped bust of Julia Maesa, l.
Reverse inscription ΥΠ ΤΙΒ ΙΟΥΛ ΦΗⳞΤΟΥ ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ Ε
Reverse design Demeter standing facing, head l., holding corn ears and long sceptre or torch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 6 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1944.100.15311
2 2     ✸ Ebay Savoca
3 3 –4     Pfeiffer 604, 605
5 5     Roma Numismatics Ltd EA 69, 16 April 2020, lot 733
6 6     Varbanov 1, 1844 corr. (given as Mamaea)