RPC VI, 4193 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 4193 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Lesbus
City Mytilene
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription [...]
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription [...] ΜΥΤΙΛΗΝΑΙΩΝ
Reverse design emperor driving a quadriga, left, holding aplustre and long sceptre, crowned by Nike flying, left, behind him, holding palm branch and wreath; before, male figure holding the horses, left, looking back; in the background, military trophy on altar(?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 40 mm
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 373