RPC VI, 6561 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6561 (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 [...]ΝΕΟΚΕ[...] (sic) ΕΤ ΡΟΑ
Reverse design prize table holding one agonistic crown with two palm branches; below, vase with two palm branches
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6
Reference Çizmeli 264
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1291 SNG 1739 = Çizmeli 264a
2 2     Çizmeli 264b = Giessener M. 64, 1993, 650