RPC VI, 4379 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 4379 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Thyatira
Region Lydia
City Thyatira
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate Lucius Marcius Pollianus (strategos)
Issue Group 1b
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥΗ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse design Apollo nude standing, right, placing foot on bucranium, holding a serpent with both hands and resting on column
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference GRPCL 411, Hochard 2594
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1894,0505.59 BMC 121 = LS 32 = Kraft 31, 25a
2 2     CNG EA 537, 26 Apr. 2023, lot 313