RPC VI, 3168 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 3168 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue Group 1
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ⳞΕΥ(Η) ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟⳞ ΑΥ (or ϹƐΥΗ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΑΥ)
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ ⳞΑΓΑΡΙⳞ
Reverse design river god Sagaris bearded, reclining, l., looking back, holding reed and resting on vase from which water flows
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 9.30 g
Axis 1, 7
Reference Rec 607
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1839,0919.100 BMC 96 = Rec 607
2     Cologne Weiser 27
3     ✸ Helios 3, 29 Apr. 2009, lot 338