RPC VI, 7234 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7234 (temporary)
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Aegeae
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue Year ΗΟϹ = 278
Dating 231/2
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟΝ ΑΡΧ ΜƐ ΟΙΚ ΑϹΚ(ΛΗ)
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Severus Alexander, r., holding serpent-staff and patera(?)
Reverse inscription ΜΑΚ ƐΥΓ ΠΙϹ ΘƐΟΦΙ [...?] ΝΕⲰΚΟΡΟΥ ΑΙΓΑΙΩΝ (or ΑΙΓΑΙⲰΝ) ΗΟϹ
Reverse design the City personification seated, l., holding small temple with four columns; at her feet, goat l., looking back
Metal Æ
Average diameter 37 mm
Average weight 24.64 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Haymann 192
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1962,1115.1
2     Winterthur: G6251 Haymann 192.2
3     Yale: 2008.83.114 Haymann 192.1 = Levante 1775 = NC 1963, 5, 1 = CNG MBS 69, 8 June 2005, lot 1067