RPC VI, 6853 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #31

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 6853 (temporary)
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue ƐΤ Η = 8
Dating 228/9
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ ϹƐΟ(Υ)(Η) ΑΛƐΞΑ(Ν)(Δ)(ΡΟ)
Obverse design laureate head of Severus Alexander, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤ(Ρ)(Ο)(Π) ΚΑΙϹ(Α)(Ρ)(Ι) ƐΤ Η
Reverse design three corn-ears tied together
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 6, 10, 11, 12
Reference S 596; SM 595a, 596a; Ganschow 843
Specimens 39 (21 in the core collections)
Note S 595 cites BMC 338 incorrectly as authority for 'Bust r., laur., dr., cuir.', and it seems unlikely, though not impossible, that there is any such coin.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1895,0508.204 S 595 = BMC 338
2     P: AA.GR.25794
3     P: 706
4     P: 707 Wa 6793 = SM 595a
5     P: 708
6     B Fox
7     B Löbbecke
8     B Löbbecke
9     B Löbbecke
10     B Löbbecke
11     B Löbbecke
12     B: 1505/1918
13     B: 1506/1918
14     Cop: 301 = SM 596a
15     Mu: 98
16     NY: 1944.100.62495
17     NY: 1956.28.346
18     O
19     O
20     V: GR 20187
21     V: GR 20188
22     Anamur: 415
23     Anamur: 416
24     Anamur: 417
25     Boston: 63.2649
26     Lodz: 11
27     Milan: 12000
28     Milan: 6704
29     Tübingen: 4696
30     Washington: 74.108.28
31     ✸ CNG EA 328, 11 June 2014, lot 364
32     S 596
34     Henseler 1283
35     Henseler 1284
36     Henseler 1285
37     Henseler 1286
38     Henseler 1287
39     Henseler 1285A, ex Lydia 5, 2021, lot 649
40     Boston: 63.2640