RPC VI, 6462 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #27

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6462 (temporary)
Province Galatia
Region Pontus
City Amasea
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue ƐΤ СΚΗ = 228
Dating 225/226
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ ϹΕΟΥΗΡΟϹ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΔΡ ϹΕΥ ΑΛΕΞ ΑΜΑϹΙΑ(Ϲ) ΜΗ(TΡ) ΝΕ ΠΡ (or ΠΡ) Π(ΟΝ) ΕΤ (Ϲ)ΚΗ
Reverse design front view of quadriga driven by a radiate charioteer, holding whip and raising hand; below, eagle facing with spread wings, head left, over an altar; to left, tree
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 36 mm
Axis 1, 2, 12
Reference Dalaison 576–9, Rec 105
Specimens 27 (8 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1840,1226.331 BMC 40 = Dalaison 578c
2 2     P: 160 SNG 1022 = Dalaison 576d
3 3     P: 887 SNG 1023 = Dalaison 578h
4 4     B: L1906 Dalaison 576b
5 5     C: 1983-56-140 Dalaison 578b
6 6     Mu Dalaison 578e
7 7     O Dalaison 578f
8 8     O Dalaison 578g = Weber 4759
9 9     Amasya: 75.9.71 Dalaison 578a = Ireland 235
10 10     Ankara: 58.80/51.79 Dalaison 576a
11 11     Milan: B6705 Dalaison 578d
12 12     Zagreb: 6628 Dalaison 578i
13 13     Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions 5, 14 May 2012, lot 657
14 14     CNG EA 206, 11 Mar. 2009, lot 231
15 15     CNG EA 381, 24 Aug. 2016, lot 299
16 16     Dalaison 576c
17 17     Dalaison 577 = CNG 22, 1992, 564
18 18     Dalaison 578j = Lanz 30, 1984, 705
19 19     Dalaison 578l = Hirsch 26, 1910, 532
20 20     Elsen 119, 7 Dec. 2013, lot 495
21 21     Gorny & Mosch 170, 13 Oct. 2008, lot 1748
22 22     Gorny & Mosch 211, 4 Mar. 2013, lot 479
23 23     Lanz 158, 5 June 2014, lot 599
24 24     Lanz 162, 6 June 2016, lot 337
25 25     Ponterio Sale 146 - C.I.C.F. Auction, 25 Apr. 2008, lot 1396
26 26     Gorny & Mosch 278, 21 Apr. 2021, lot 3498
27 27     ✸ Leu EA 26, 8–13 July 2023, lot 2171 = Leu 7, 24-25 October 2020, lot 1426 = Leu 4, 25 May 2019, lot 421 = Gorny & Mosch 211, 4 March 2013, 479 = Helios 7, 12 December 2011, 126.