RPC VI, 6483 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6483 (temporary)
Province Galatia
Region Pontus
City Amasea
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue ƐΤ СΛΔ = 234
Dating 231/232
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ ϹΕΥΗΡ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, left, holding spear and decorated shield, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΑΔΡ ϹΕΥ ΑΛΕ ΑΜΑϹΙΑϹ ΜΗ Ν Π 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
Average diameter 33 mm
Axis 12
Reference Dalaison 609
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Amasya: 79.4.457 Dalaison 609b = Ireland 254
2 2     Numismatik Naumann 140, 5–6 May 2024, lot 392 = Dalaison 609a = Peus 366, 29 Oct. 2000, lot 510
3 3     ✸ Nomos obolos 5, 26 June 2016, lot 711