RPC VI, 3200 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 3200 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue Group 1b
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ϹƐΥΗ ΑΛƐΖΑΝΔΡΟϹ (or ΑΛΕΖΑΝΔΡΟⳞ) ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate head of Severus Alexander, r.
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Sarapis standing facing, holding sceptre and raising hand; to l., small figure standing (the Emperor?); all within city walls
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 4.29 g
Axis 1, 2
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1897,0602.9
3     ✸ CNG EA 207, 25 Mar. 2009, lot 295
4     CNG EA 257, 8 June 2011, lot 232
5     Gorny & Mosch 191, 11 Oct. 2010, lot 1782
6     R. Becker coll.
7     Gorny & Mosch 130, 8 Mar. 2004, lot 1843