RPC VI, 6847 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #23

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6847 (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) ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔ
Obverse design radiate and draped bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡ(Ο) ΚΑΙϹ(Α) ƐΤ Ζ
Reverse design basket with four (occasionally five) corn-ears
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 7.94 g
Axis 6, 11, 12
Reference S 588–9; Ganschow 835–836
Specimens 25 (9 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1844,0425.525 S 588 = BMC 333
2     P: 703
3     P: M 6428
4     B I-B
5     B Löbbecke
6     B Rauch
7     Mu: 109
8     O
9     NY: 1944.100.62496
10     Milan: 11986
11     Tübingen: 4695
12     Washington: 75.73.298
13     Hall = S 590
14     Henseler 1268
15     Peus Auctions 410–411, 31 Oct. 2013, lot 749
16     Sydenham = S 589
17     vA 6520
18     Saint Paul Antiques 15, 27 Jan. 2018, lot 389
19     T. Mullally coll.
20     Henseler 1263
21     Henseler 1264
22     Henseler 1265
23     ✸ Henseler 1266
24     Henseler 1267
25     CGT coll. = Lydia EA 9, 17 July 2021, lot 403