RPC VI, 5388 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5388 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Apollonia Salbace
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate Agathinos, son of Hie.(?) (strategos)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹƐΥ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΤΡΑ ΑΓΑΘƐΙΝΟΥ TOY IH ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΑΤΩΝ
Reverse design front view of temple with four columns with arcuated lintel, within which three cult statues standing, facing (Aphrodite between two Charites?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 22.90 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Robert, Carie 264,AD
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1979,0101.1861 vA 8072
2     NZ 1912, 196, 18 = Robert, Carie 264, AD.1
3     Prowe 1914, 1181 = Robert, Carie 264, AD.2
4     Leu EA 13, 15 Aug. 2020, lot 871