RPC VI, 4600 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 4600 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Phocaea
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate M. Aur. Theodosianos (strategos for the second time)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹƐ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠ Ϲ Μ ΑΥΡ ΘƐΟΔΟϹΙΑΝΟΥ ΤΟ Β ΦΩΚΑΙƐΩΝ
Reverse design dolphin, l., being attacked by dog, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 12
Reference BMC 149
Specimens 7 (6 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1874,0715.313 BMC 149
2 2     P: 2027
3 3     ✸ P: 2028
4 4     B: I-B1900
5 5     B: L1906
6 6     NY: 1947.97.415 Kraft 3, 17d.1
7 7     Rome: DS110791