RPC VI, 4649 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 4649 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Lydia
City Magnesia ad Sipylum
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ (Α) ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ ϹΙΠΥΛΟΥ
Reverse design Hero standing facing, nude, head l., holding sceptre; behind, horse, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 6
Reference GRPCL 184-5 ('Castor'), Hochard 1105 ('Pelops')
Specimens 7 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: I-B1900 Mi IV, 78, 423
2 2     B: L1906
3 3     C: Lewis SNG 1427
4 4     Mu: 57 SNG 280
6 6     vA 3005
7 7     Manisa Önder 128
8 8     Solidus 106, 11 Oct. 2022, lot 1346