RPC VI, 30577 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 30577 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Lydia
City Magnesia ad Sipylum
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Julia Mamaea (Augusta)
Magistrate Aurelius Kleitianos, son of Metras (strategos)
Obverse inscription ΙΟΥ ΜΑΜΕΑ ϹΕΒΑϹ[ΤΗ]
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription [ΕΠ .... ]ΤΙΑΝΟΥ ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ ϹΙΠΥΛΟΥ
Reverse design emperor standing, left, in military dress, holding patera over altar, and Nike standing, left, beside him, placing wreath over his head
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 37 mm
Reference GRPCL —, Hochard —
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Note Confirmation required. The rev. seems to refer to Kleitianos, and the reverse design seems to be the same as https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/53811.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Savoca Coins Blue 157th Blue, 25 - 26 Feb. 2023, lot 574 (Cyme)