RPC VI, 5152 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5152 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Magnesia ad Maeandrum
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ϹƐΥΗ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing, facing, head l., holding long thyrsus and cantharus over panther, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Schultz 253
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1961,0301.202 Schultz 253.1
2     ✸ NY: 1944.100.46483 Schultz 253.2