RPC VI, 6646 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6646 (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 ΑΥ(Τ) Κ(Α) ϹΕΟΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΤΡΑΠΕΖΟΥΝΤΙωΝ Ε(Τ) ΡΞΓ
Reverse design Mithras on horseback advancing, right; to right, altar
Metal copper-based alloy
Reference Wojan, Trapezonte 99–100
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Wojan, Trapezonte 100 = vA 6786
2 2     Wojan, Trapezonte 99 = MünzZentrum 71, 1991, 229