RPC VI, 6476 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6476 (temporary)
Province Galatia
Region Pontus
City Amasea
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue ƐΤ СΛΔ = 234
Dating 231/232
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟ Κ ϹΕΗΡΟϹ (sic) ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΔΡ ϹΕΥ ΑΛ ΑΜΑϹΙΑϹ ΜΗΝ (or ΜΗ Ν) Π(Ρ) Π ΕΤ ϹΛΔ
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
Axis 12
Reference Dalaison 648–50
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Amasya: 86.3.1 Dalaison 648
2 2     ✸ Dalaison 649 = Myers 2, 11 May 1972, lot 111
3 3     Dalaison 650