RPC VI, 1618 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1618 (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 ΦΗϹΤΟΥ (or ΦΗⳞΤΟΥ) ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ Ε
Reverse design Hera standing facing, head l., holding patera and long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference AMNG 1051–1052,Hristova & Jekov, Marcianopolis 6.33.3.1
Specimens 12 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 1860/21475 AMNG 1051.1
2 2     ✸ B: L1906 AMNG 1051.2
3 3     P: 678 AMNG 1051.3 = Mi S. II, 108, 314
4 4     A: 834 AMNG 1052.1
5 5     Sofia AMNG 1051.4
6 6     Plovdiv AMNG 1052.2
7 7     CGT coll.
8 8     CGT coll.
9 9     L: 2004,0405.115
10 10 –11     Pfeiffer 595.50, 595.51
11 11     D. Lowe