RPC VI, 6815 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6815 (temporary)
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue ƐΤ Ϛ = 6
Dating 226/7
Obverse inscription Α(Υ Κ) ϹƐΟΥΗΡ(ΟϹ) ΑΛƐΞΑΝ(ΔΡ)(ΟϹ)
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ(Π)(Ο) ΚΑΙϹΑΡ(Ι)(ΑϹ) ƐΤ Ϛ
Reverse design Mount Argaeus between two standards; on summit, eagle, l., holding wreath in beak; (star and crescent)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.35 g
Axis 1, 6, 7, 11, 12
Reference S 564–5; SM 565a; Ganschow 812a, 812c-h
Specimens 26

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L S 566 = BMC 315
2     P: 685
3     B Löbbecke
4     B Löbbecke
5     B Löbbecke
6     B: 396/1880
7     Mu: 103
8     Brussels Cumont: RBN 69 (1913), p. 126, no. 50
9     Milan: 12103
10     Milan: 6698
11     NY: 1944.100.62615
12     NY: 1944.100.62616
13     NY: 1944.100.62617
14     NY: 1953.171.1409
15     CNG EA 337, 22 Oct. 2014, lot 221
16     Ebay (2016)
17     S 565 = RBN 1913, 126
18     vA 6517
19     L S 566 = BMC 315
20     L S 566 = BMC 315
21     CGT coll. = Savoca 3rd Blue, Nov. 2017, lot 595
22     Henseler 1222
23     Henseler 1223
24     Henseler 1224
26     ✸ R. Effler coll. (ex Leu EA 16, 22 May 2021, lot 2942)
27     Leeds-UL: 1578