RPC VI, 6547 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6547 (temporary)
Province Galatia
Region Pontus
City Neocaesarea
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue ΡΟΑ = 171
Dating 234/235
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥ ϹΕ ΑΛΕΖΑΝΔΡΟ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗ ΝΕΟΚΕϹΑ ΔΙϹ ΝΕΩΚΟ ΕΤ ΡΟΑ
Reverse design front view of two temples with four columns with globe in each pediment; above, agonistic crown
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 1, 6, 7, 12
Reference Çizmeli 274
Specimens 12 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1292 SNG 1743 = Çizmeli 274b
2 2     Ankara: 84-11/10-96 Çizmeli 274e
3 3     Boston: 69.1084 Çizmeli 274a
4 4     Çizmeli 274c = Kölner M. 54 1991, 293 = 56, 1992, 359
5 5     Çizmeli 274d
6 6     CGT coll.
7 7     CGT coll. = Saint Paul 13, 19 Nov. 2017, lot 462
8 8     ✸ Auctiones 73, 19 Sept. 2021, lot 45
9 9     CNG 112, 11 Sept. 2019, lot 420
10 10     Kölner Münzkabinett 108, 7 Apr. 2018, lot 385
11 11     Roma Numismatics EA 114, 23 Nov. 2023, lot 790
12 12     priv Coll H.I.