RPC VI, 3210 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 3210 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue Group 2
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥΗ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ Α
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Asclepius standing, left, holding serpent-staff, facing Hygieia seated, right, feeding serpent with apple(?); between them, a tree and a boy standing facing, nude
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Reference SNG vA 610
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ CNG EA 297, 27 Feb. 2013, lot 162
2 2     SNG vA 610