RPC VI, 5163 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5163 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Magnesia ad Maeandrum
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate A. Atin. Theseus (grammateus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΓΡ Α ΑΤΙΝ ΘΗϹƐΩϹ ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ ΝƐΩΚΟ ΤΗϹ ΑΡΤΕΜΙΔΟϹ
Reverse design Demeter riding a biga of serpents, r., holding torch in each hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 37 mm
Average weight 18.91 g
Axis 6
Reference Schultz 237
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1987,1145.1
2     ✸ B: L1906 Schultz 237.1 = Kraft 15, 48b.1
3     NY: 1944.100.46481 Schultz 237.3
4     Schultz 237.2 (Hecht Coll.)