RPC VI, 5915 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 5915 (temporary)
Province Lycia-Pamphylia
Region Pisidia
City Palaeopolis
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΥ ϹΕ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΠΑΛΕΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Mên standing facing, head right, wearing crescent on shoulders, holding sceptre over bucranium and pine cone
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 12
Reference vA Pisid. 1116–7
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: F1875 vA Pisid. 1116
2 2     NY: 1944.100.52049 vA Pisid. 1117
2 2     CGT coll. = Savoca, Blue 119 Blue, lot 438 (Iuliopolis)
3 3     Afyon: 1178 Ashton, Pisidia 94