RPC VI, 4115 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 4115 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Troas
City Scepsis
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate Au. Polemon (strategos for the second time)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥ ϹƐΒ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription Ɛ(Π) ϹΤ ΑΥ ΠΟΛƐΜΩΝΟϹ Τ Β ϹΚΗΨΙΩΝ ΔΑΡΔΑ
Reverse design Emperor standing facing, head r., in military dress, resting on spear, and Nike standing, l., beside him, placing wreath over his head
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 23.77 g
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ G&M 212, Mar. 2013, 2419
2     M&M Numismatics Washington DC 1, Dec. 1977, 360
3     Leu EA 7, 23 Feb. 2019, lot 669