RPC VI, 7718 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7718 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Edessa
Reign Elagabalus
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Caesar)
Issue Group 1
Obverse inscription Μ Α ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΑΚ ΑΥΡ ƐΔƐϹ
Reverse design Tyche of the City seated on rock, l., holding corn ears; at her feet, lighted altar; below, river god swimming, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 8.96 g
Axis 4, 5
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: L1906
2     B: Rauch1853