RPC VI, 1644 (temporary)


Image of specimen #5


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1644 (temporary)
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Marcianopolis
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate Tiberius Iulius Festus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥΗ(ΡΟϹ) ΑΛΕΖΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Severus Alexander, r.
Reverse design Hestia (?) standing facing, head l., holding patera and short rod (or torch or sceptre?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 5, 6, 12
Reference AMNG 999; perhaps also 1008?,Hristova & Jekov, Marcianopolis
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P AMNG 999.1
2 2     Mu AMNG 1008.1 (Göttin in langem Gewand l. stehend, in der R. Schale, im l. Arm einem kurzen Stab)
3 3     CGT coll.
4 4     CGT coll.
5 5     ✸ Pfeiffer 527 (Hestia with torch)
6 6     Pfeiffer 536 (Nemesis?)