RPC VI, 5332 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5332 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Neapolis ad Harpasum
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥΟΥΗ (sic) ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΥΡ ΝΕΑΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing facing, head left, holding long thyrsus and cantharus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 6
Reference Delrieux NP/9(15)
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1942 Wa 2483 = Delrieux NP/9(15b)
2 2     ✸ B: I-B1900 Delrieux NP/9(15c) = MG 294, 111 (as Neapolis in Ionia)
3 3     Delrieux NP/9(15a) = vA 2641 = Kraft 14, 44b