RPC VI, 5798 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5798 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Synnada
Region Phrygia
City Philomelium
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate Paulus, son of Hadrianus (in the office for the second time)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥ ϹΕΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Severus Alexander, right
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΟΜΗΛΕΩΝ ΕΠΙ ΠΑΥΛΟ Α(?) ΓΑΛΛΟϹ
Reverse design river god Gallos reclining, left, holding cornucopia and resting on vase from which water flows
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6
Reference GM 745,722
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: I-B1900 GM 745, 722
2 2     Helios 3, 29 Apr. 2009, lot 572
3 3     CGT coll.
6 6     Lindgren I, 1020 = CNG EA 538, 10 May 2023, lot 392