RPC VI, 5778 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5778 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Synnada
Region Phrygia
City Philomelium
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate M. Iulius Paulinus (without title)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ ϹƐΟΥΗ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΟΜΗ ƐΠΙ Μ ΙΟΥ ΠΑΥΛƐΙΝΟΥ
Reverse design Athena standing facing, l., holding spear and Nike; at her feet, coiled serpent, l., behind, shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Axis 7
Reference BMC 26
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L BMC 26
2     NY: 1944.100.50556
3     ArtCRoma 4, Dec. 2011, 261 = Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions 4, 5 Dec. 2011, lot 261
4     Elsen 114, 15 Sept. 2012, lot 388
5     Naville Numismatics 36, 3 Dec. 2017, lot 229