RPC VI, 6557 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6557 (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 ΑΛΕΖΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΟΙΝ ΠΟΝΤ ΝΕΩΚΟ Δ ΜΗ ΕΤ ΡΟΑ
Reverse design agonistic crown with two palm branches on a basis
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 12
Reference Çizmeli 269
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: I-B1900 Rec 47 = Çizmeli 269a
2 2     ✸ NY: 1944.100.41416 Çizmeli 269b
3 3     Çizmeli 269c
4 4     Çizmeli 269d