RPC VI, 6631 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6631 (temporary)
Province Galatia
Region Pontus
City Trapezus
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue ƐT ΡΞΒ = 162
Dating 225/226
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥ ϹΕΟΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΤΡΑΠΕΖΟΥΝΤΙωΝ Ε(Τ) ΡΞΒ
Reverse design Mithras on horseback advancing, right; to right, altar; to left, tree
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6
Reference Wojan, Trapezonte 79–81; Rec 34
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1944.100.41448 Wojan, Trapezonte 80a
2 2     St Petersburg Rec 34 = Wojan, Trapezonte 80b
3 3     ✸ V-ON Wojan, Trapezonte 79 = SNG Leypold 64
4 4     Wojan, Trapezonte 81 = Vecchi 14, 1999, 819
5 5     Wojan, Trapezonte 81a = Müller 58, 1988, 145