RPC VI, 3735 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 3735 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥ[...?] ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ϹΤΡ [ΑΥΡ?] ΠΡΟ[ΔΙΚΟΥ?] ΚΥΖ[...?]
Reverse design two figures facing and fighting each other, each one placing a foot on cippus, the one on the left holding shield, the other one holding sword
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 46 mm
Reference SNG France 811
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Note Tooled or fake

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 501 SNG 811 = Mi II, 548, 228