RPC VI, 7365 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7365 (temporary)
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Anazarbus
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Issue ƐΤ ΘΜС = 249
Dating 230/1
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ(Α) Μ(Α) ΑΥ ϹƐΟΥ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΑΝΑΖΑΡΒΟΥ (sometimes retrograde Ζ) ΜΗΤΡΟ(ΠΟΛ) Γ Β ƐΤ ΘΜϹ
Reverse design the Emperor standing, l., holding spear, facing Nike standing, r., holding wreath; between them, two captives seated back to back, hands tied, at the feet of a trophy decorated with helmet and shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 19.96 g
Axis 12
Reference Ziegler 627, 631
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Washington Ziegler 631.2
2     ✸ Levante S1 345
3     Ziegler 627
4     Ziegler 631.1 = Levante 1742