RPC VI, 1898 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 1898 (temporary)
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Tomis
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥΗ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΠΟΝΤΟΥ ΤΟΜΕΩⳞ (or ΤΟΜΕΩϹ) Δ
Reverse design griffin, r., placing left forepaw on wheel set on base
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 10.45 g
Axis 1, 6, 12
Reference AMNG 3263–4, Petac 617–8
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    Bucharest: 7148/73/1964 AMNG 3264 = Petac 618
    AMNG 3263.2 (Klausenburg)
    Bucharest: 10936/641/1602 AMNG 3263.4 = Petac 617
    CNG 88, Sept. 2011, 724
    Sofia AMNG 3263.3 = RN 1893, 63, 82
    Budapest AMNG 3263.1 = SNG 552
    Wildwinds
    ✸ Gorny & Mosch 134, 11 Oct. 2004, lot 1809
    Varbanov 5198