RPC VI, 7185 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7185 (temporary)
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Aegeae
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue Year ƐΟϹ = 275
Dating 228/9
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Μ ΑΥΡ ϹΕΥ ΑΛ[...]
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΙΓΑΙωΝ ΕΟС, ΜΑΚ ΕΥΓ ΠΙϹΤΟ ΘΕ
Reverse design crown surmounted by bust of Tyche, right, within which inscription
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 6, 11
Reference Haymann 159a-b corr.
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Note The rev. reading is based on the new Leu specimen, which suggests that the reading on the V specimen is so altered that it should be disregarded.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     V: GR 19054 Haymann 159a = Ziegler, Städte 105
2 2     Haymann 159b
3 3     ✸ Leu EA 11, 22 Feb. 2020, lot 1353