RPC VI, 5334 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5334 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Neapolis ad Harpasum
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate Aur. Dionysios, son of Zeno (grammateus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹƐΥΟΥΗ (sic) ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΓΡ AΥΡ ΔΙΟΝΥϹΙΟϹ ΤΟΥ ΖΗΝΩΝΟϹ ΑΥΡ ΝΕΑΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Zeus(?) standing facing, head r., holding long sceptre and small cult-statue, and Hera(?) veiled, standing, l., wearing chiton, holding patera and long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 20.83 g
Axis 12
Reference Delrieux NP/8(14)
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1945 Delrieux NP/8(14a)
2     B Delrieux NP/8(14b) = ZfN 15, 1888, 43–4, 2 = Münsterberg 99, 35 (as Neapolis in Ionia)