RPC VI, 4673 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 4673 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate G. Kl. Diogenes (strategos and stephanephoros)
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 ϹΤΡ Γ Κ ΔΙΟΓΕΝΟΥϹ ϹΤƐΦΑΝΗΦΟΡΟΥ ϹΜΥΡΝΑΙΩΝ ΠΡΩΤΩΝ ΑϹΙΑϹ (Γ ΝƐ)
Reverse design within laurel wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Klose 5–6, BMC 431
Specimens 6 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1844,1015.205 BMC 431 = Klose 6.3
2 2     P: 2727 Klose 5.1
3 3     B: I-B Klose 6.2
4 4     Mu: 419 Klose 5.2
5 5     O Klose 6.1
6 6     CNG EA 290, 7 Nov. 2012, lot 257 (R.D. Frederick Coll.)