RPC VI, 5523 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5523 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Philomelium
Region Phrygia
City Themisonium
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥ ϹΕ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘΗΜΙϹΩΝΕΩΝ
Reverse design Heracles standing facing, head right, holding club and lion skin; to left, Lykabas (or Apollo Lyceus), standing facing, head right, leading horse by bridle, left; to right, Hermes standing facing, head left, holding purse and caduceus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 39 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V: GR 19978