RPC VI, 30562 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 30562 (temporary)
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Irenopolis
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue ƐT ƐΟΡ = 175
Dating 225/226
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription [ΕΙΡ]ΗΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩ[Ν Ε]ΟΡ
Reverse design uncertain figure (male? female?) deity seated left, holding patera and uncertain object; to left, uncertain vertical object; to right, uncertain object (tree?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Reference Karbach, Eirenopolis
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Note The date could be 174: the obv. die was used in both years.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ CNG E13, 2 Oct. 2002, lot 60598, via wildwinds