RPC VI, 5661 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5661 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Hyrgaleis
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue Year TϚ = 306
Dating AD 222
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate bust of Severus Alexander, r., wearing cuirass with Gorgoneion and aegis(?), seen from front
Reverse inscription ΥΡΓΑΛƐΩΝ ΤΟ
Reverse design Mithras(?) on horse prancing, r., with double axe; to r., tree around which serpent is coiled
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Boston: 1987.36