RPC VI, 6840 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6840 (temporary)
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue ƐΤ Ζ = 7
Dating 227/8
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ ϹƐΟΥΗΡ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design radiate and draped bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ(Π) ΚΑΙϹΑΡ(Ι) ƐΤ Ζ
Reverse design Mount Argaeus; above, crescent and star; on summit, wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Reference S 585
Specimens 5 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1895,0508.194 S 585 = BMC 330
2     L: 1895,0508.194 S 585 = BMC 330
3     NY: 1944.100.62621
4     ✸ Henseler 1262
5     Gorny & Mosch EA 274, 20 Nov. 2020, lot 2720