RPC VI, 3156 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 3156 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue Group 1
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥΗ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Asclepius seated, left, head right and holding serpent-staff, on winged serpent advancing, r
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 597
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1085 Rec 597.1
2 2     B: L1906 Rec 597.2
3 3     Private coll.