RPC VI, 3377 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 3377 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue Group 1b
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥΗ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΟΜΗΔΕΩΝ ΔΙϹ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Heracles standing facing, head right, resting on club, holding lion skin and apples of the Hesperides
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 298
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: B-I1928 Rec 298 = JIAN 1, 33, 52