RPC VI, 5164 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5164 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Magnesia ad Maeandrum
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate Ail. Demoneikos (son of?) Severianos (grammateus for the second time)
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 ΑΙΛ ΔΗΜΟΝƐΙΚΟΥ ϹƐΒƐΡΙΑΝΟΥ ΤΟ Β ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ ΝƐΩΚΟ ΤΗϹ ΑΡΤΕΜΙΔΟϹ
Reverse design Isis standing facing, holding sistrum and situla, to l., and Sarapis standing facing, holding sceptre and raising hand, to r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 37 mm
Average weight 22.11 g
Reference Schultz 239
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 1519 Wa 1749 = Schultz 239 = Kraft 15, 48b.2
2     ✸ Hirsch 343, 26 Sept. 2018, lot 2747