RPC VI, 7093 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7093 (temporary)
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ Α ϹΕΟΥ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ ϹΕΒ Π Π
Obverse design bust of Severus Alexander, right, wearing crown and garments of Demiourgos, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΤΑΡϹΟΥ Π ΜΗΤΡΟΠ[...] Β
Reverse design turreted, veiled and draped bust of Tyche, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 37 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1925,1001.13 Tarsus Hoard 61
2 2     ✸ CGT coll. = Roma Numismatics May 2013 , 21 May 2013, lot 945