RPC VI, 4626 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 4626 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Aeolis
City Temnus
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate Aurelius Stratonikianos (strategos)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse design young nude male figure (Cyparissus?) running, left, holding chlamys; before him, stag running, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 6
Reference BMC 34
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1874,0715.294 BMC 34
2 2     ✸ P: 432
3 3     B: F1873 Mi VI, 44, 273
4 4     CNG EA 160, 14 Mar. 2007, lot 183