RPC VI, 6843 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #16

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6843 (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 ϹƐΟΥ(Η)(Ρ)(ΟϹ) ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔ(Ρ)(Ο)(Ϲ)
Obverse design laureate and draped bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ(Π)(Ο) ΚΑΙϹ(Α)(ΡΙ)(Α) ƐΤ Ζ
Reverse design Mount Argaeus; surmounted by wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.05 g
Axis 5, 6, 11, 12
Reference S 586; SM 580a-e, 581a
Specimens 17 (9 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1897,0104.425 S 586 = BMC 331
2     P: 697
3     B Löbbecke
4     B Löbbecke
5     B Löbbecke
6     O
7     O
8     NY: 1944.100.62620
9     NY: 1953.171.1410
10     Tübingen: 4694
11     Washington: NU 61068
12     asiaminorcoins.com ex Triton XII, 2010, lot 1394
13     CNG EA 162, 11 Apr. 2007, lot 258
14     Henseler 1255
15     Henseler 1257
16     ✸ Henseler 1256
17     Henseler 1258A, ex Bertolami 96, 2021, lot 1186