RPC VI, 4399 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 4399 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Thyatira
Region Lydia
City Thyatira
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate G. Aroun. Antoninos (strategos, of equestrian rank)
Issue Group 2b
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹƐ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ϹΤΡ Γ ΑΡΟΥΝ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟΥ ΙΠΠΙΚΟΥ(?) ΘΥΑΤƐΙΡΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Amphion stanidng, r., and Zethus staning, l., both wearing a shared cloak, Amphion holding a rope and grasping Dirce by the hair to tie her to the bull, Zethus using both hands to hold the bull
Metal Æ
Average diameter 45 mm
Average weight 34.85 g
Axis 6
Reference GRPCL 404, Hochard 2592 corr.
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ V: GR 19646 Mi IV, 172, 990