RPC VI, 5805 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5805 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Philomelium
Region Phrygia
City Hadrianopolis
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Magistrate Diophantes son of Alexios (arch(on?))
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥ ϹƐΥ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΡΧ ΔΙΟΦΑΝΤΟΥ ΑΛƐΞ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟΠ(ΟΛƐ) ϹƐΒ
Reverse design the Emperor on horseback advancing, r., holding spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 33 mm
Average weight 19.73 g
Axis 5, 6
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     O
2     Boston: 68.165
3     CNG MBS 78, 14 May 2008, lot 1340
4     ✸ Naumann Gitbud & Naumann 38, 6 Dec. 2015, lot 542