RPC VI, 3173 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 3173 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue Group 1
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥ ⳞΕΥΗ ΑΛΕΖΑΝΔΡΟⳞ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate head of Severus Alexander, r.
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design turreted City personification (?) standing facing, head l., holding patera and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 9.38 g
Reference Rec 600
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1087 Rec 600.1
2     C: L2098
3     N: 7800 Rec 591 (as Dionysos?)
4     Lindgren I, 145