RPC VI, 179 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 179 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Caesar)
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘƐϹϹΑΛΟΝΙΚƐΩΝ
Reverse design Nike advancing, l., holding palm branch and Kabeiros
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 10.61 g
Axis 1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 12
Reference Touratsoglou 264–83
Specimens 26

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    Touratsoglou 269 (New York Priv. Coll.)
    C: L8769 SNG Leake S. 16 = Touratsoglou 274
    V: GR 10052 Touratsoglou 282
    A: 222/1978 Touratsoglou 266
    St Petersburg: 3040 Touratsoglou 275
    Plovdiv Touratsoglou 268
    M&M GmbH 41, 11 Dec. 2014, lot 137
    CNG EA 256, 25 May 2011, lot 232
    Touratsoglou 281
    Kavala Touratsoglou 279 (found in Amphipolis)
    P: 2006.40
    Dresden: 2844 Touratsoglou 277
    Touratsoglou 270
    Cop: 422 Touratsoglou 276
    O Touratsoglou 272 (found in Strymon)
    Thessaloniki: 191 Touratsoglou 271
    Touratsoglou 280
    Mu: ? Touratsoglou 283
    RomAetNum
    C: M3216-2007 Touratsoglou 278
    P: 10210 Touratsoglou 264
    Milan: 6651 Touratsoglou 273
    Touratsoglou 265
    P: 1424 Touratsoglou 267
    CGT coll.
    ✸ Leeds-UL: 589