RPC VI, 4099 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 4099 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Troas
City Assus
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate Aur. Metronax (strategos)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥ ϹƐ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate bust of Severus Alexander, r., wearing cuirass with Gorgoneion(?), seen from front
Reverse inscription ƐΠ ϹΤΡ ΑΥ ΜΗΤΡΩΝΑΚΤΟϹ ΑϹϹΙΩΝ
Reverse design Homonoia standing facing, head l., wearing kalathos, holding patera over lighted altar and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 38 mm
Axis 6
Reference SNG München 167
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 541
2 2     B: 18271680, 1928 Bernhard-Imhoof
3 3     ✸ Mu: 167 Mi S. V, 296, 92
4 4     Savoca EA 39 Silver, 22 Dec. 2019, lot 157 = Savoca EA 34 Silver, 16 June 2019, lot 244