RPC VI, 30714 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 30714 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Caesarea Maritima
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IM CAE [SEV ALE]XA
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right seen from rear
Reverse inscription C I F AVG CA METR[O ...]
Reverse design Apollo standing left, wearing chlamys, holding branch, left elbow on tripod entwined by serpent
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 15 mm
Axis 8
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Note Confirmation required. Obv. reading not definite, so attribution to Severus Alexander not certain.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Agora Auctions Numismatic 63, 20 Dec. 2016, lot 148