RPC VI, 6643 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6643 (temporary)
Province Galatia
Region Pontus
City Trapezus
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue Ɛ(Τ) ΡΞΓ = 163
Dating 226/227
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ ϹΕΟΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΤΡΑΠΕΖΟΥΝΤΙωΝ [ΕΤ?] ΡΞΓ
Reverse design Mithras on horseback advancing, right; to right, altar; to left, tree with raven on top
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 12
Reference Wojan, Trapezonte 97
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Cop: 227 Wojan, Trapezonte 97