RPC VI, 5650 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5650 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Dionysopolis
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Caesar)
Issue Year Ο = 70
Dating AD 221/2
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ Κ
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΔΙΟΝΥϹΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ ΤΟ Ο
Reverse design Cybele seated on throne between two lions, left, holding patera and leaning elbow on tympanum
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 12
Reference vA Phryg. 169
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Winterthur: 4084 RSN 19, 1913, 66, 182 = vA Phryg. 169