RPC VI, 6807 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #24

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6807 (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 ϹΕ(ΟΥ) ΑΛΕΞΑ(Ν)(Δ)
Obverse design laureate head of Severus Alexander, right
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡ(Ο)(Π)(Ο) ΚΑΙ(Ϲ)(Α)(Ρ) ΕΤ Ε (or Ε ΕΤ)
Reverse design three corn-ears tied together
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 6, 11, 12
Reference S 563, 563 a-b; SM 563, 563f-g; Ganschow 797
Specimens 23 (8 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L S 563a = BMC 313
2 2     L: 1874,0704.27 S 563
3 3     B Fox
4 4     B I-B
5 5     B Löbbecke
6 6     B no number
7 7     V: GR 30084
8 8     NY: 1988.18.4
9 9     V-ON Leypold 2800
10 10     Washington: 74.108.29
11 11 –12     Gülek Bogazi hoard 32–33 = SM 563f-g
13 13     Sydenham = 563b
14 14     CGT coll., ex eBay Savoca
15 15     CGT coll., ex eBay Savoca
16 16     CGT coll.
19 19     Henseler 1201
20 20     Henseler 1202
21 21     Henseler 1203
22 22     Henseler 1204
23 23     CGT coll.
24 24     ✸ Henseler 1203A, ex Numisfitz 4, 8–9 June 2024, lot 757
25 25     Henseler 1202A, ex Biga Numismatics EA 31, 2024, lot 587