RPC VI, 5171 (temporary)


Image of specimen #5


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5171 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Magnesia ad Maeandrum
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate Aur. Tychikos (grammateus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹƐΥΗ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ ƐΠΙ ΓΡΑ ΤΥΧΙΚΟΥ
Reverse design Asclepius facing, head l., holding patera and resting on serpent-staff; to r., serpent
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 17.97 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Schultz 236
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     C SNG 4521 = Leake Supp. p. 67
2     Winterthur SNG 3475 = GRMK 72, 5 = Schultz 236 (only rev. illustrated)
5     ✸ Leu 18, 18 Dec. 2021, lot 1947