RPC VI, 3897 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 3897 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Lampsacus
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate Primus (strategos)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥ ϹƐΥΗΡΟϹ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠ ϹΤΡ ΠΡƐΙΜΟΥ ΛΑΜΨΑΚΗΝ
Reverse design front view of temple with six columns with arcuated lintel, within which ithyphallic herm of Priapus standing, l., holding thyrsus and katharos over lighted altar
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V: GR 31739