RPC VI, 4180 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 4180 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Lesbus
City Methymna
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate Au. Zosimos (arch(on?))
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥ ϹƐ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription Ɛ ΑΡ ΑΥ ΖΩϹΙΜΟΥ ΜΗΘΥΜNΑΙΩΝ
Reverse design Athena standing facing, head r., holding spear and resting on shield at her feet, and Dionysus standing facing, head l., holding long thyrsus and cantharus over panther at his feet, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 33 mm
Average weight 22.94 g
Reference Calomino, Burnett 208,2
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 2009.71 Calomino, Burnett 208, 2