RPC VI, 7792 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 7792 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Edessa
Reign Severus Alexander
Person (obv.) Severus Alexander (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ Α ϹƐΥ ΑΛƐΞΑΝΔΡΟϹ Ϲ
Obverse design laureate head of Severus Alexander, r., with drapery
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤ Κ ƐΔƐϹϹΗΝⲰΝ
Reverse design Tyche of the City seated on basis, l., holding corn ears; on either side, star; at her feet, lighted altar; below, river god swimming, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 11, 12
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1938.104.104 (from Dura Europos)
2 2     ✸ O
3 3     Jean Elsen & ses Fils S.A. 99, 28 Mar. 2009, lot 1582