RPC VI, 6801 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6801 (temporary)
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue ƐΤ Ɛ = 5
Dating 225/6
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ ϹƐΟΥΗ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡ
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠ ΚΑΙϹΑΡΙ, ƐT Ɛ
Reverse design Tyche, wearing polos, seated l., on throne, holding patera and cornucopia; to l., small agalma of Mount Argaeus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Ganschow 792
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ O
2 2     Henseler 1200B, ex Numismatics EA 20, 10–11 June 2023, lot 636