RPC VI, 4174 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 4174 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Lesbus
City Methymna
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥ Ϲ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΘΥΜNΑΙΩΝ
Reverse design Tyche standing, l., wearing kalathos, holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Reference Franke, Methymna 32, Calomino, Burnett 209,8
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: 9374 Franke, Methymna 32a = Calomino, Burnett 209, 8
2 2     NY: 1944.100.44354
3 3     Çanakkale: 6635 SNG 648
4 4     N: 7998 Franke, Methymna 32b