RPC VI, 3360 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 3360 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue Group 1
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥΗ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse design Hygieia(?) seated on rock, left, holding serpent
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Reference Rec 313
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V Rec 313 (as the City personification)
2 2     SNG vA 780
3 3     Naville Numismatics 40, 27 May 2018, lot 170