RPC VI, 5731 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5731 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Synnada
Region Phrygia
City Midaeum
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΙΔΑΕΩΝ
Reverse design Heracles standing facing, head left, resting on club, holding lion skin and carrying infant Telephus, left; before him, stag, right, looking back
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 1
Reference vA Phryg. 815–6
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1743 vA Phryg. 816
2 2     ✸ P: 1744 vA Phryg. 815